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BioMed Research International
Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 704539, 17 pages
Review Article

Exercise and BMI in Overweight and Obese Children and Adolescents: A Systematic Review and Trial Sequential Meta-Analysis

1Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506, USA
2Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA

Received 13 June 2015; Revised 11 September 2015; Accepted 13 September 2015

Academic Editor: Giedrius Vanagas

Copyright © 2015 George A. Kelley et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Supplementary Material

Supplementary File1: This file provides a brief description of each database that was searched for this meta-analysis.

Supplementary File 2: This file provides the search strategy used for the updated PubMed search.

Supplementary File 3: This file includes a list of excluded references, including the reasons for exclusion.

Supplementary File 4: This file povides a study-level assessment of risk of bias for each item.

Supplementary File 5: This file provides a list of meta-regression analyses for potential predictors for changes in BMI.

Supplementary file 6: This file provides a detailed description of results for the Grades of Recommendation, Assessment, Development and Evaluation (GRADE) Instrument.

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