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‘The super intervention’ – Physical activity nurse champions

‘The super intervention’ – Physical activity nurse champions

Publication date: Friday, 21 June 2019
Contributor(s): Karen Davies

If physical activity were a pill we would prescribe it because of its wide-reaching positive impacts on major long-term conditions. The aim of this article is to outline the growing evidence base supporting the benefits of physical activity and to identify the harms from inactivity. However, only a minority of healthcare professionals seem to be familiar with the current Chief Medical Office (CMO) physical activity guidance.

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Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 3, Number 12, BJPCN Online 2019
Contributor(s): Karen Davies

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