The purpose of this Canadian Academy and Sport and Exercise Medicine position statement is to provide an evidence-based, best practices summary to better equip Sport and Exercise medicine and primary care physicians to prescribe PA and exercise, specifically for the prevention and management of non-communicable disease. This will be achieved by addressing common questions and perceived barriers in the field.
Literatuurverwijzing: Thornton, J.S., Frémont, P., Khan, K.M., Poirier, P., Fowles, J., Wells, G.D., & Frankovich, R.J. (2016). Physical activity prescription: a critical opportunity to address a modifiable risk factor for the prevention and management of chronic disease: a position statement by the Canadian Academy of Sport and Exercise Medicine. British journal of sports medicine 50 (pp. 1109-1114)