Postpartum Exercise among Nigerian Women: Issues Relating to Exercise Performance and Self-Efficacy

@inproceedings{Adeniyi2013PostpartumEA,
  title={Postpartum Exercise among Nigerian Women: Issues Relating to Exercise Performance and Self-Efficacy},
  author={Ade Fatai Adeniyi and Omoyemi Olubunmi Ogwumike and T. R. Bamikefa},
  booktitle={ISRN obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2013}
}
Physical exercise during postpartum period is beneficial to mothers, and the health gains are abundantly reported. This study characterises the postpartum exercise profile of a group of Nigerian women and reports how their exercise self-efficacies are influenced by sociodemographic characteristics. Participants were women attending the two largest postnatal clinics in Ibadan, south-western Nigeria. A self-developed questionnaire assessed the socio-demographic and exercise profile of… CONTINUE READING

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