Implementing the exercise guidelines for cancer survivors.

  title={Implementing the exercise guidelines for cancer survivors.},
  author={Kathleen Yaus Wolin and Anna L. Schwartz and Charles E. Matthews and Kerry S Courneya and Kathryn H. Schmitz},
  journal={The journal of supportive oncology},
  volume={10 5},
In 2009, the American College of Sports Medicine convened an expert roundtable to issue guidelines on exercise for cancer survivors. This multidisciplinary group evaluated the strength of the evidence for the safety and benefits of exercise as a therapeutic intervention for survivors. The panel concluded that exercise is safe and offers myriad benefits for survivors including improvements in physical function, strength, fatigue, quality of life, and possibly recurrence and survival… CONTINUE READING
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