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12. Fundamental Movement Skills in Children and Adolescents: Review of Associated Health Benefits

Research Article
David R Lubans et al
December 2010

The mastery of fundamental movement skills (FMS) has been purported as contributing to children's physical, cognitive and social development and is thought to provide the foundation for an active lifestyle. The objective of this systematic review was to examine the relationship between FMS competency and potential health benefits in children and adolescents.