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Objectively Measured Physical Activity Levels and Sedentary Time in Children and Adolescents with Sickle Cell Anemia

JuneĀ 2018

Abstract: The aim of this study was to identify the levels of physical activity and sedentary behavior of children and adolescents with sickle cell disease (SCA) compared to healthy individuals. A cross-sectional study with a quantitative approach was performed at a reference center for the treatment of patients with hemoglobinopathies in northeastern Brazil.

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