Routine Physical Activity Assessment Vital For Patients

Guide to the Assessment of Physical Activity: Clinical and Research Applications

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  • Physical activity should be evaluated as regularly as blood pressure and other CVD risk factors.
  • Providers should be familiar with key concepts of physical activity assessment and able to counsel patients on ways to include more physical activity in their daily lives.
  • A decision matrix is introduced for providers to select the best assessment method.

  • Read the full article in Circulation
    Circulation. Circulation. 2013: published online before print October 14, 2013, 10.1161/01.cir.0000435708.67487.da.

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Posted by Stacy AHA Science on Oct 14, 2013 3:00 PM America/Chicago