Journal of
Physical Education and Sport Management

  • Abbreviation: J. Phys. Educ. Sport Manag.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6486
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPESM
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 78

Full Length Research Paper

Assessment of the practices and perceptions towards age estimation among the sports fraternity in Uganda

Annet Nankwanga
  • Annet Nankwanga
  • Department of Biochemistry and Sport Science, College of Natural Sciences, Makerere University, Uganda.
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Kutesa Annet
  • Kutesa Annet
  • School of Dentistry, College of Public Health, Makerere University, Uganda.
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Asiimwe Ismail
  • Asiimwe Ismail
  • Department of Sport Science, Faculty of Science, Gulu University, Uganda.
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Nabagala Grace
  • Nabagala Grace
  • School of Dentistry, College of Public Health, Makerere University, Uganda.
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  •  Received: 02 February 2021
  •  Accepted: 24 March 2021
  •  Published: 30 April 2021

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