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Promotion of Exercise in Multiple Sclerosis Through Healthcare Providers

Motl, R.W., Barstow, E.A., Blaylock, S., Richardson, E., Learmonth, Y.C. and Fifolt, M. (2018) Promotion of Exercise in Multiple Sclerosis Through Healthcare Providers. Exercise and Sport Sciences Reviews, 46 (2). pp. 105-111.

Link to Published Version: https://doi.org/10.1249/JES.0000000000000140
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Abstract

Participation in exercise yields meaningful benefits among persons with multiple sclerosis (MS), yet this population engages in low rates of health-promoting physical activity. The disconnect between evidence of benefits and rates of participation requires consideration of new opportunities for changing this health behavior. The current article hypothesizes that the patient-provider interaction offers a fertile opportunity for promoting exercise behavior in MS.

Publication Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Psychology and Exercise Science
Publisher: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Copyright: © 2018 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/40667
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