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MDs seen as key players in move to encourage active living in Canada.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9176429     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Despite participACTION's preaching about the need to stay physically active, only a small percentage of Canadians exercise regularly at the level recommended for fitness. Nicole Baer discusses the issue with physicians and experts in the field, and also looks at American efforts to introduce Physician-based Assessment and Counselling for Exercise.
Authors:
N Baer
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne     Volume:  156     ISSN:  0820-3946     ISO Abbreviation:  CMAJ     Publication Date:  1997 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-07-03     Completed Date:  1997-07-03     Revised Date:  2008-11-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9711805     Medline TA:  CMAJ     Country:  CANADA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1605-8     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Aged
Canada
Exercise*
Female
Health Education / methods
Health Promotion / methods*
Humans
Middle Aged
Physical Fitness*
Physician-Patient Relations

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