Engaging pupils with asthma in physical activity

Gaylor Hoskins, Brian Williams, Joanne Coyle, Jo Corlett, Ron Neville

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    Abstract

    It is essential for all children and young people to participate in physical activity. Pupils suffering from asthma, however, are more likely to avoid it. This study explores the beliefs and attitudes of educational staff towards the condition and how these may have an impact on participation
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)23-27
    Number of pages5
    JournalBritish Journal of School Nursing
    Volume4
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - 2009

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    Keywords

    • Asthma
    • Children
    • Young people
    • Physical activity
    • Exercise
    • Teachers

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