The impact of physical activity classes on academic performance in Lebanese students aged 9 to 14 years: a quasi-experimental study
The impact of physical activity classes on academic performance in Lebanese students aged 9 to 14 years: a quasi-experimental study

Hussein Ziab; Rami Mazbouh; Hussein Alaaeddine; Darine Takoch; Hassan Al Jammal; Mohammad Reza Hadian

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 February 2022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2022.62016.4755

Abstract
  Background- Several studies revealed the positive effects of daily moderate to vigorous physical activity on student performance and academic achievement. The purpose of this study ...  Read More
Effects of Social Support on Participation of Children with ADHD in Physical Activity: Mediating Role of Emotional Wellbeing
Effects of Social Support on Participation of Children with ADHD in Physical Activity: Mediating Role of Emotional Wellbeing

Zahra Hazrati; Sheida Ranjbari; Tayebeh Baniasadi; Sedigheh Khajehaflaton

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 May 2022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2022.64698.4899

Abstract
  Aim: It has been shown that social support is an essential factor for participation of children in physical activity. However, this issue among children with ADHD has been rarely investigated. ...  Read More
Effects of Social Climate in the Physical Education on Participation of Children in Physical Activity: Mediating Role of Relatedness
Effects of Social Climate in the Physical Education on Participation of Children in Physical Activity: Mediating Role of Relatedness

Sara Bagheri; Elay Janamoo Berenj Abadi; Maryam Mirshekari; Maria Jafari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 June 2022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2022.65277.4924

Abstract
  Background and Aim: Positive social climate can influence academic performance, satisfactory cognitive and emotional results, and higher sport commitment. However, social climate within ...  Read More
Effects of Physical Activity on Psychosocial Distress among Children during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Mediating Role of Resilience
Effects of Physical Activity on Psychosocial Distress among Children during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Mediating Role of Resilience

Zahra Chaharbaghi; Elay Janamoo Berenj Abadi; Jamshid Ramzani; Esmail Dangesareki

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 14 June 2022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2022.65119.4919

Abstract
  Background and Aim: The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of physical activity level on psychosocial distress among children during the COVID-19 pandemic with considering ...  Read More
The Impact of Parental Socioeconomic Status and Physical Activity on Motor Competence of Children with ADHD
The Impact of Parental Socioeconomic Status and Physical Activity on Motor Competence of Children with ADHD

Malihe Naeimikia; Maryam Abdoshahi; Amin Gholami

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 05 August 2022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2022.66193.4980

Abstract
  Background and Aims: Previous studies have shown that parental socioeconomic status affects directly participating of children in physical activity and consequently improve motor competencies. ...  Read More
Effects of Peer Acceptance on Participation of Children with ADHD in Physical Activity: Mediating Role of Physical Self-Efficacy
Effects of Peer Acceptance on Participation of Children with ADHD in Physical Activity: Mediating Role of Physical Self-Efficacy

Zahra Hazrati; Sheida Ranjbari; Tina Soltan Ahmadi; Zahra Chaharbaghi

Volume 10, Issue 9 , September 2022, , Pages 16666-16672

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2022.64181.4872

Abstract
  Background: Previous studies have shown that peers play an important role in the participation of children in physical activities. Nevertheless, peers’ effects on physical activity ...  Read More
The Effects of Parental Socioeconomic Status on Children’ Physical Activity: Mediating Role of Motivation
The Effects of Parental Socioeconomic Status on Children’ Physical Activity: Mediating Role of Motivation

Shaghayegh Hashemi Motlagh; Tayebeh BaniAsadi; Zahra Chaharbaghi; Lida Moradi

Volume 10, Issue 8 , August 2022, , Pages 16538-16544

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2022.63421.4834

Abstract
  Background: An important determinant of health and wellbeing is socioeconomic status as it can influence an individual’s exposure to several risk factors across the lifespan. ...  Read More
Accelerometer-Based Physical Activity and Health-Related Quality of Life in Children with ADHD
Accelerometer-Based Physical Activity and Health-Related Quality of Life in Children with ADHD

Hamid Mohammadi; Halimeh Nafei; Tayebeh Baniasadi; Zahra Chaharbaghi

Volume 10, Issue 7 , July 2022, , Pages 16362-16369

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2022.63699.4847

Abstract
  Background: Self-reported studies showed that physical activity is associated with health-related quality of life in children with ADHD. Considering the limitations of self-reporting ...  Read More
A survey of the Challenges Raising from COVID-19 in Sport for all with a focus on Children's Sports and Physical Activities
A survey of the Challenges Raising from COVID-19 in Sport for all with a focus on Children's Sports and Physical Activities

Zynalabedin Fallah

Volume 10, Issue 4 , April 2022, , Pages 15746-15754

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2022.62856.4812

Abstract
  Background: The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly impacted people's sports and physical activities. Many studies have examined these effects from different points of view. This study ...  Read More
Effects of Social Support and Physical Self-efficacy on Physical Activity of Adolescents
Effects of Social Support and Physical Self-efficacy on Physical Activity of Adolescents

Mahmoud Sheikh; Nasser Bay; Saeed Ghorbani; Akram Esfahani nia

Volume 10, Issue 4 , April 2022, , Pages 15823-15834

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2022.62762.4793

Abstract
  Background: Today, there are many concerns about the level of physical activity of students and due to its importance in students’ health; many studies have attempted to investigate ...  Read More
Testing the Planned Behavior Model in Predicting the Physical Activity Behavior of Beginner Volleyball Adolescent Students
Testing the Planned Behavior Model in Predicting the Physical Activity Behavior of Beginner Volleyball Adolescent Students

Farhad Kouhi Achachluie; Seyed Hasan Seyed Ameri; Seyed Mohammad Kashef

Volume 10, Issue 4 , April 2022, , Pages 15910-15918

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2022.62847.4801

Abstract
  Background: Identifying the factors that affect adolescents’ participation in physical activity is considered as an important topic concerning public health.Objectives: The purpose ...  Read More
Do the Adolescents’ Physical Activity and Screen Time during the COVID-19 Quarantine correlate to their Upper Extremity Abnormalities and Anxiety?
Do the Adolescents’ Physical Activity and Screen Time during the COVID-19 Quarantine correlate to their Upper Extremity Abnormalities and Anxiety?

Sepideh Sarvari; Mahta Rahimzadeh; Sima Mokari Saei; Mir hamid Salehian

Volume 10, Issue 3 , March 2022, , Pages 15567-15576

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2022.62477.4779

Abstract
  Background: This study examines the prevalence of upper extremity abnormalities during COVID-19 quarantine. It emphasizes the role of physical activity and screen time in these abnormalities ...  Read More
The correlation of Autonomy Support with Intrinsic Motivation, Anxiety, and Intention to Do Physical Activities in Children
The correlation of Autonomy Support with Intrinsic Motivation, Anxiety, and Intention to Do Physical Activities in Children

Maryam Abdoshahi; Amin Gholami; Malihe Naeimikia

Volume 10, Issue 3 , March 2022, , Pages 15623-15629

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2022.63021.4810

Abstract
  Background: The purpose of the present study was to investigate the association of autonomy-based teaching style in physical education with intrinsic motivation, social anxiety, and ...  Read More
Autonomy Support, Needs Satisfaction, Motivation, and Intention to Do Physical Activities in Adolescents: A Validation study
Autonomy Support, Needs Satisfaction, Motivation, and Intention to Do Physical Activities in Adolescents: A Validation study

Fatemeh Beigom Hosseini; Saeed Ghorbani; Reza Rezaeeshirazi

Volume 10, Issue 2 , February 2022, , Pages 15399-15411

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2021.55491.4370

Abstract
  Background: Components of self-determination theory work very well in physical education settings. However, very few studies in Iran focused on this issue which might be due to the ...  Read More
The Impact of Teachers’ Cultural Capital on Participation of Adolescents’ Students in Physical Activity and Sport
The Impact of Teachers’ Cultural Capital on Participation of Adolescents’ Students in Physical Activity and Sport

Ali Ghadami; Taher Bahlakeh; Asra Askari; Zynalabedin Fallah

Volume 9, Issue 8 , August 2021, , Pages 14117-14124

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.52883.4185

Abstract
  Background: Effects of cultural capital related to the physical education teacher, which is an important person for adolescents at school, on physical activity behavior of students ...  Read More
Effects of an Intervention in the Physical Education Class on Physical Activity and Well-Being of Primary School Students
Effects of an Intervention in the Physical Education Class on Physical Activity and Well-Being of Primary School Students

Farideh Asadi; Esmaeil Qiyomarsi; Akbar Aghazadeh; Tina Soltanahmadi

Volume 9, Issue 7 , July 2021, , Pages 14051-14059

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.50740.4033

Abstract
  Background An importance issue for pediatric health is to understand how to enhance the level of physical activity of children and adolescents. The purpose of the present study was ...  Read More
The Effect of Water Treadmill Exercise on Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
The Effect of Water Treadmill Exercise on Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Amir Hamze Sabzi; Amir Dana; Mir Hamid Salehian; Haniyeh Shaygan Yekta

Volume 9, Issue 6 , June 2021, , Pages 13671-13681

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2021.57015.4466

Abstract
  Background Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the prevalent disorders in child psychiatry with the potential of damage to mental talent evolution process and ...  Read More
Understanding the Physical Activity Behavior of Iranian Female Students: Two Approaches to Analyzing the Theory of Planned Behavior
Understanding the Physical Activity Behavior of Iranian Female Students: Two Approaches to Analyzing the Theory of Planned Behavior

Mansoure Alipour-anbarani; Saeed Mohammad-pour; Hossein Akhavan; Maryam Habibnezhad; Tayebe Marashi

Volume 9, Issue 6 , June 2021, , Pages 13753-13763

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2021.57084.4475

Abstract
  Background Living without sufficient amount of physical activity is known as a contributing factor to countless diseases. This research study aimed to determine the relationships between ...  Read More
Effects of Attitude towards Fashion on Participation of Adolescent Students in Physical Activity: Applying the Theory of Planned Behavior
Effects of Attitude towards Fashion on Participation of Adolescent Students in Physical Activity: Applying the Theory of Planned Behavior

Ali Ghadami; Taher Bahlakeh; Asra Askari; Zynalabedin Fallah

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 12893-12900

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.51426.4087

Abstract
  Background Consequences of fashion tendency on adolescents’ behaviors are not well documented. Therefore, the purpose of the present study was to investigate the effects of attitudes ...  Read More
The Factors Determining the Physical Activity of Students: A Systematic Review
The Factors Determining the Physical Activity of Students: A Systematic Review

Ali Ramezankhani; Mansoure Alipour anbarani; Masumeh Saeidi

Volume 7, Issue 8 , August 2019, , Pages 9977-9985

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2019.41932.3533

Abstract
  Background Physical activity in students in addition to positively affecting their different health aspects is also effective in academic progress and reducing absence from school. ...  Read More
Investigating the Determinants of Physical Activity in Students in Order to Prevent Diabetes based on Planned Behavior Theory
Investigating the Determinants of Physical Activity in Students in Order to Prevent Diabetes based on Planned Behavior Theory

Tayebe Marashi; Farzane Ahmadi; Masumeh Saeidi; Mansoure Alipour anbarani

Volume 7, Issue 3 , March 2019, , Pages 9189-9195

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2018.36568.3184

Abstract
  Background and objective: diabetes is the most common endocrine glands disease. Among the factors contributing to increased incidence of diabetes in adolescents is lack of physical ...  Read More
The Relationship between Cognitive Social Theory and Physical Activity in Pregnant Women
The Relationship between Cognitive Social Theory and Physical Activity in Pregnant Women

Mahboobe Sadat Moosavinasab; Fariba Fahami; Ashraf Kazemi

Volume 6, Issue 11 , November 2018, , Pages 8527-8535

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2018.32649.2879

Abstract
  BackgroundAlthough following a suitable sports program with mild intensity promoted the health of mother's who had healthy pregnancy and caused no harm to the growing fetus; pregnant ...  Read More
The Prevalence of Obesity, Technological Device Usage, Physical Activity and their Relationship with Spirometry Indicators among Children in Isfahan City, Iran
The Prevalence of Obesity, Technological Device Usage, Physical Activity and their Relationship with Spirometry Indicators among Children in Isfahan City, Iran

Rohola Shirzadi; Farzad Masiha; Safoura Navaei; Hosein Rafiemanesh; Zakieh Ostad-Ahmadi; Emad Bahraminia; Seyed Hossein Mirlohi; Seyed Javad Sayedi; Gholamreza Azizi; Mohammadreza Modaresi

Volume 6, Issue 11 , November 2018, , Pages 8537-8547

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2018.32467.2863

Abstract
   Background: The decrease in physical activities following increased usage of computer and digital games has led to serious health consequences in children. This study investigates ...  Read More
Evaluation of the Effect of Physical Activity Programs on Self-Esteem and Body Mass Index of Overweight Adolescent Girls, based on Health Belief Model with School-Centered Approach
Evaluation of the Effect of Physical Activity Programs on Self-Esteem and Body Mass Index of Overweight Adolescent Girls, based on Health Belief Model with School-Centered Approach

Leili Rabiei; Akbar Babaei Heydarabadi; Elahe Tavassoli; Mohammad Abbasi; Fereydoon Khayeri; Reza Masoudi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , February 2018, , Pages 7103-7116

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.24653.2080

Abstract
  Background: Obesity in adolescents leads to physical and mental complications. Exercise is one of the main components of weight control programs. This study aimed to evaluate the effect ...  Read More
Mothers’ Self-Efficacy Regarding Dietary Behaviour and Physical Activity of Preschool Children
Mothers’ Self-Efficacy Regarding Dietary Behaviour and Physical Activity of Preschool Children

Sofia Kokolaki; Olga Kouli; Evangelos Bebetsos; Marios Goudas

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 6843-6850

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.28512.2479

Abstract
  Background Obesity constitutes a crucial health issue during preschool period and has an impact on children regardless their ethnic backgrounds. The purpose of the study was to examine ...  Read More