Accepted for Publication: July 2, 2013.
Published Online: March 3, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2013.3436.
Study concept and design: Trost, Sundal, Foster, Vojta.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: All authors.
Drafting of the manuscript: All authors.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: All authors.
Statistical analysis: Trost, Lent.
Obtained funding: Sundal, Vojta.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Sundal, Foster, Vojta.
Study supervision: Sundal, Foster, Vojta.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: Dr Trost is a member of the ActiGraph Scientific Advisory Board. Dr Foster serves as a consultant to the UnitedHealth Group. Ms Sundal and Dr Vojta are employees of UnitedHealth Group. No other disclosures are reported.
Funding/Support: This study was supported by the UnitedHealth Group.
Role of the Sponsor: The funding source had no role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript; and decision to submit the manuscript for publication.
Additional Contributions: Within the UnitedHealth Center for Health Reform and Modernization (CHRM), particular thanks goes to Simon Stevens, MA, MBA, Tom Beauregard, MBA, Ted Prospect, BS, Jeanne De Sa, MS, and Brantley Carlson, MPH, for their advice on the main challenges in children’s health today. Special thanks also goes to CHRM members Kristi Norton, MA, Holly Raza, MA, and Staci Gjerde, Cert Bus, for their operational expertise that made this Active Video Game study possible.
Correction: This article was corrected on March 5, 2014, to fix an error in the Discussion section.