OBJECTIVE: To examine if there is an increased participation in physical or sporting activities following an Olympic or Paralympic games. DESIGN: Overview of systematic reviews. METHODS: We searched the Medline, Embase, Cochrane, DARE, SportDISCUS and Web of Knowledge databases. In addition, we searched for 'grey literature' in Google, Google scholar and on the International Olympic Committee websites. We restricted our search to those reviews published in English. We used the AMSTAR tool to...Expand abstract
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Can the London 2012 Olympics 'inspire a generation' to do more physical or sporting activities? An overview of systematic reviews.
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