How do general practitioners in Denmark promote physical activity?

  title={How do general practitioners in Denmark promote physical activity?},
  author={Tanja K J\orgensen and Merete Nordentoft and Jesper Krogh},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of primary health care},
  volume={30 3},
OBJECTIVE The primary objective of this study was to quantify the frequency of advice given on type, frequency, duration, and intensity of exercise during physical activity (PA) promoting sessions by general practitioners. Second, to find GP characteristics associated with high quality of PA counselling. DESIGN A cross-sectional questionnaire survey. SETTING AND SUBJECTS General practitioners in two Danish municipalities in central Copenhagen, Denmark. RESULTS 56.3% (223/396) of GPs… CONTINUE READING

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