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ERIC Number: EJ422148
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-4391
School-Based Cardiovascular Health Promotion: The Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health (CATCH).
Perry, Cheryl L.; And Others
Journal of School Health, v60 n8 p406-13 Oct 1990
Describes objectives of the Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health multisite intervention study which develops behavioral school health education plans. It targets third through fifth graders, stressing cardiovascular health behaviors (e.g., eating habits, physical activity, and smoking). Curricula, school environmental change, and family involvement programs are developed for each behavioral focus. (Author/SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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