Exercise interventions for cancer patients: systematic review of controlled trials

@article{Stevinson2004ExerciseIF,
  title={Exercise interventions for cancer patients: systematic review of controlled trials},
  author={Clare Stevinson and Debbie A Lawlor and Kenneth R. Fox},
  journal={Cancer Causes & Control},
  year={2004},
  volume={15},
  pages={1035-1056}
}
Objective: To systematically review controlled trials investigating the effects of exercise interventions in cancer patients. Methods: Studies were located through searching seven electronic databases (Medline, Embase, Cochrane Library, CancerLit, PsycInfo, Cinahl, SportDiscus), scanning reference lists of relevant articles, contacting experts (n = 20), and checking the contents lists of journals available through ZETOC (Electronic Table of Contents). To be included, trials had to be… CONTINUE READING

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