Chapter 31. Growth and Maturation: Methods of Monitoring

  1. Helge Hebestreit and
  2. Oded Bar-Or
  1. Robert M. Malina and
  2. Gaston Beunen

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696255.ch31

The Young Athlete

The Young Athlete

How to Cite

Malina, R. M. and Beunen, G. (2007) Growth and Maturation: Methods of Monitoring, in The Young Athlete (eds H. Hebestreit and O. Bar-Or), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470696255.ch31

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 12 NOV 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405156479

Online ISBN: 9780470696255

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Keywords:

  • maturation;
  • body size;
  • chronologic age;
  • body dimensions;
  • measurement variability

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Growth

  • Maturation

  • Interrelationships among Maturity Indicators

  • Challenges in Future Research

  • References