Public in Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise Copyright 2010 by the American College of Sports Medicine. Written by Victor k. R. Matsudo, Sandra M. Matsudo, Timoteo L. Araujo, Douglas R. Andrade, Luis C. Oliveira and Pedro C. Hallal
Physical Activity in the State of São Paulo, Brazil: 2002–2008. Med. Sci. Sports Exerc., Vol. 42, No. 12, pp. 00–00, 2010. Purpose: To document time trends in physical activity in the state of Sa ̃o Paulo, Brazil (2002–2008). In addition, we discuss the role of Agita São Paulo at explaining such trends.
Key words: Population Surveillance, Motor activity, Public health, Developing Countries