Evaluation of internal medicine residents as exercise role models and associations with self-reported counseling behavior, confidence, and perceived success.

@article{Rogers2006EvaluationOI,
  title={Evaluation of internal medicine residents as exercise role models and associations with self-reported counseling behavior, confidence, and perceived success.},
  author={Laura Q Rogers and Bernard Gutin and Matthew C Humphries and Christian R Lemmon and Jennifer L Waller and Thomas Baranowski and Ruth Saunders},
  journal={Teaching and learning in medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={215-21}
}
BACKGROUND Patients perceive physicians who practice healthy personal behaviors as more credible and better able to motivate patients to make healthy lifestyle choices. PURPOSES To evaluate internal medicine resident physicians as role models for promoting exercise by an assessment of physician physical activity behavior, cardiovascular fitness, physical… CONTINUE READING