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Can We Do Better At “prescribing” Exercise In Primary Care?

A constant frustration of working in general practice is the difficulty of “prescribing” anything other than pharmaceuticals. No wonder we turn to the prescription pad so often. One example is exercise, which is a highly effective, but poorly used, treatment for a number of chronic conditions. Systematic reviews of randomized trials show: exercise (as the…
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October 5, 2018 1

Exercise as Treatment for Chronic Disease – What is the Evidence?

Exercise as treatment for chronic disease conference will take place on the 1st May 2014 on the Gold Coast, hosted by The Centre for Research in Evidence Based Practice and The Collaborative Research network: Advancing Exercise and Sports Science. Exercise is highly effective, but poorly used, treatment for a number of conditions including cancer fatigue,…
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September 19, 2018 0