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The 2013 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for blood pressure measurement, diagnosis, assessment of risk, prevention, and treatment of hypertension.
We updated the evidence-based recommendations for the diagnosis, assessment, prevention, and treatment of hypertension in adults for 2013. This year's update includes 2 new recommendations. First,Expand
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The 2014 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for blood pressure measurement, diagnosis, assessment of risk, prevention, and treatment of hypertension.
Herein, updated evidence-based recommendations for the diagnosis, assessment, prevention, and treatment of hypertension in Canadian adults are detailed. For 2014, 3 existing recommendations wereExpand
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Who Uses Mobile Phone Health Apps and Does Use Matter? A Secondary Data Analytics Approach
Background Mobile phone use and the adoption of healthy lifestyle software apps (“health apps”) are rapidly proliferating. There is limited information on the users of health apps in terms of theirExpand
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The 2015 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for blood pressure measurement, diagnosis, assessment of risk, prevention, and treatment of hypertension.
The Canadian Hypertension Education Program reviews the hypertension literature annually and provides detailed recommendations regarding hypertension diagnosis, assessment, prevention, and treatment.Expand
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The 2010 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: part 2 - therapy.
OBJECTIVE To update the evidence-based recommendations for the prevention and treatment of hypertension in adults for 2010. OPTIONS AND OUTCOMES For lifestyle and pharmacological interventions,Expand
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Effects of Exercise on Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Type 2 Diabetes
OBJECTIVE Exercise is a cornerstone of diabetes management and the prevention of incident diabetes. However, the impact of the mode of exercise on cardiovascular (CV) risk factors in type 2 diabetesExpand
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Effects of Fatigue on Knee Proprioception
ObjectiveTo investigate the effects of muscular fatigue on knee joint proprioception. DesignProspective study. SettingExercise physiology laboratory. ParticipantsSixteen (eight men and eight women)Expand
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Home based exercise therapy for older patients with knee osteoarthritis: a randomized clinical trial.
OBJECTIVE This 8 week randomized, double blind clinical trial compared the effect of a combined home based progressive exercise program and treatment with the nonsteroidal medication oxaprozin toExpand
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An office-based instrument for exercise counseling and prescription in primary care. The Step Test Exercise Prescription (STEP).
BACKGROUND Available evidence suggests that despite physicians' positive attitudes toward exercise as an important part of promoting a healthy lifestyle, few physicians actually prescribe exerciseExpand
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Can primary care doctors prescribe exercise to improve fitness? The Step Test Exercise Prescription (STEP) project.
BACKGROUND Sedentary lifestyle is associated with adverse health outcomes. Available evidence suggests that, despite positive attitudes toward regular exercise in promoting a healthy lifestyle, fewExpand
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