Exercise for the Overweight Patient.

  • Janis A Work
  • Published 1990 in The Physician and sportsmedicine


An exercise prescription for an overweight patient, if faithfully carried out, will dispel the curse of fat-right? Well, yes and no. Exercise isn't a big help in shedding excess pounds. But once a pound has fallen away, exercise helps keep it off.

DOI: 10.1080/00913847.1990.11710096

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@article{Work1990ExerciseFT, title={Exercise for the Overweight Patient.}, author={Janis A Work}, journal={The Physician and sportsmedicine}, year={1990}, volume={18 7}, pages={113-22} }