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Physical activity, aerobic fitness and parental socio-economic position among adolescents: the German Health Interview and Examination Survey for Children and Adolescents 2003–2006 (KiGGS)

Jonas D Finger1*, Gert B M Mensink1, Winfried Banzer2, Thomas Lampert1 and Thorkild Tylleskär3

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1 Department of Epidemiology and Health Monitoring, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany

2 Institute of Sports Science, Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

3 Centre for International Health, Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway

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International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2014, 11:43  doi:10.1186/1479-5868-11-43

Published: 22 March 2014

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