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Table 1 (abstract A11). Studies evaluating the effects of health interventions on HRQOL in children and adolescents

From: Novelties in Sport Sciences

References Subjects Health Interventions Main outcomes
[1] (n = 13)
Age = 8-18 yrs
8-week counselling program
12 week PA intervention moderate to vigorous sessions 2 x week 90 min;
12 week follow–up HRQOL
Feasibility counselling program
↑ PA min/day
↓ SB min/day
↑ HRQOL: Physical; School and Emotional domain
[2] (n = 36)
Age = 8-12 yrs
8-week exercise program ParticiPAte ↑ Physical activity min/day (MPA)
↔ CP QoL
[3] (n = 13)
Age = 8-19 yrs
12-16 week diet and exercise intervention to improve cardiovascular health via video conferencing 3x per week ↑ %VO2 max
↑Functional movement score
  1. Abbreviations: HRQOL – Health-related quality of life; PA – physical activity, SB - sedentary behaviour; CP – cerebral palsy QoL – Quality of Life; MPA – moderate physical activity; ↑– significant increase; ↓– significant decrease; ↔ no change; VO2 max – maximal oxygen consumption