Exercise in pregnancy and the postpartum period.

  title={Exercise in pregnancy and the postpartum period.},
  author={Gregory Davies and Larry A Wolfe and Michelle F. Mottola and Catherine J. Mackinnon and Marc-Yvon Arsenault and Elias Bartellas and Yvonne M. Cargill and Tom Gleason and Stuart Iglesias and Michael I. Klein and M Martel and Anne Roggensack and Kathi Wilson and Philip Gardiner and Terry L. Graham and Robert G. Haennel and Richard Hughson and D Robert Macdougall and J. McDermott and Robert Ross and Peter M Tiidus and François Trudeau},
  journal={Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Journal d'obstetrique et gynecologie du Canada : JOGC},
  volume={25 6},
OBJECTIVE To design Canadian guidelines advising obstetric care providers of the maternal, fetal, and neonatal implications of aerobic and strength-conditioning exercises in pregnancy. OUTCOMES Knowledge of the impact of exercise on maternal, fetal, and neonatal morbidity, and of the maternal measures of fitness. EVIDENCE MEDLINE search from 1966 to 2002 for English-language articles related to studies of maternal aerobic and strength conditioning in a previously sedentary population… CONTINUE READING


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