Ricardo Ortega Sánchez-Pinilla

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BACKGROUND Physical activity promotion is a priority, but contribution of physicians' interventions is unclear. The effectiveness of the PEPAF ("Experimental Program for Physical Activity Promotion"), which was implemented exclusively by physicians in routine primary care from October 2003 to December 2004, was assessed. METHODS Fifty-six Spanish family(More)
BACKGROUND Counselling in routine general practice to promote physical activity (PA) is advocated, but inadequate evidence is available to support this intervention, and its sustainable implementation over time is difficult. OBJECTIVES To describe the characteristics of physically inactive adults visiting GPs and the factors associated with their(More)
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