Iris Niederer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Basel
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi BMI group-related differences in physical fitness and physical activity in preschool-age children: a cross-sectional analysis
    Iris Niederer
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Res Q Exerc Sport 83:12-9. 2012
  2. pmc Influence of a lifestyle intervention in preschool children on physiological and psychological parameters (Ballabeina): study design of a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Iris Niederer
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 9:94. 2009
  3. pmc Relationship of aerobic fitness and motor skills with memory and attention in preschoolers (Ballabeina): a cross-sectional and longitudinal study
    Iris Niederer
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Birsstrasse 320B, 4052 Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Pediatr 11:34. 2011
  4. doi Effect of a lifestyle intervention on adiposity and fitness in socially disadvantaged subgroups of preschoolers: a cluster-randomized trial (Ballabeina)
    Flavia Bürgi
    Institute of Exercise and Health Science, University of Basel, Birsstrasse 320B, CH 4052 Basel, Switzerland
    Prev Med 54:335-40. 2012
  5. pmc Socio-cultural determinants of adiposity and physical activity in preschool children: a cross-sectional study
    Flavia Bürgi
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 10:733. 2010

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi BMI group-related differences in physical fitness and physical activity in preschool-age children: a cross-sectional analysis
    Iris Niederer
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Res Q Exerc Sport 83:12-9. 2012
    ..PA did not differ between NW and OW (p > or = .1), but did differ between NW and obese children (p < .05). BMI-group-related differences in physical fitness can already be present in preschool-age children...
  2. pmc Influence of a lifestyle intervention in preschool children on physiological and psychological parameters (Ballabeina): study design of a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Iris Niederer
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 9:94. 2009
    ..In general, the overall effectiveness of school-based programs on health-related outcomes has been disappointing. A special gap exists for younger children and in high risk groups...
  3. pmc Relationship of aerobic fitness and motor skills with memory and attention in preschoolers (Ballabeina): a cross-sectional and longitudinal study
    Iris Niederer
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Birsstrasse 320B, 4052 Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Pediatr 11:34. 2011
    ..As the literature in young children is scarce, we examined the cross-sectional and longitudinal relationship of aerobic fitness and motor skills with spatial working memory and attention in preschool children...
  4. doi Effect of a lifestyle intervention on adiposity and fitness in socially disadvantaged subgroups of preschoolers: a cluster-randomized trial (Ballabeina)
    Flavia Bürgi
    Institute of Exercise and Health Science, University of Basel, Birsstrasse 320B, CH 4052 Basel, Switzerland
    Prev Med 54:335-40. 2012
    ..The objective of this study is to examine whether the intervention was equally effective in children of migrant and/or low EL parents...
  5. pmc Socio-cultural determinants of adiposity and physical activity in preschool children: a cross-sectional study
    Flavia Bürgi
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 10:733. 2010
    ..The purpose of the study was to compare the impact of distinct socio-cultural determinants such as the regional environment and selected parental characteristics on adiposity, PA and motor skills in preschool children...