Personalized exercise for adolescents with diabetes or obesity.

@article{Faulkner2014PersonalizedEF,
  title={Personalized exercise for adolescents with diabetes or obesity.},
  author={Melissa Spezia Faulkner and Sara Fleet Michaliszyn and Joseph T. Hepworth and Mark D. Wheeler},
  journal={Biological research for nursing},
  year={2014},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={46-54}
}
OBJECTIVE This study examined adherence to a personalized, community-based exercise intervention by sedentary adolescents with type 1 or type 2 diabetes or those with obesity. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS We conducted a pretest-posttest investigation to explore the application of an individualized exercise prescription based upon current fitness level for 39 adolescents (20 with type 1 diabetes, 9 with type 2 diabetes, and 10 obese) over 16 weeks in community settings. Subjects were recruited… CONTINUE READING
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