The Toronto Charter for Physical Activity: a global call for action.

@article{Bull2010TheTC,
  title={The Toronto Charter for Physical Activity: a global call for action.},
  author={F. Bull and L. Gauvin and A. Bauman and T. Shilton and H. Kohl and A. Salmon},
  journal={Journal of physical activity \& health},
  year={2010},
  volume={7 4},
  pages={
          421-2
        }
}
  • F. Bull, L. Gauvin, +3 authors A. Salmon
  • Published 2010
  • Political Science, Medicine, Psychology
  • Journal of physical activity & health
There is well established scientific evidence on the role of regular physical activity in promoting health and preventing non communicable disease (NCD) and this provides a solid platform for stronger commitment and national programs aimed at increasing levels of participation in most countries. Globally, NCD"s account for 60% of all deaths worldwide and 80% of these occur in low and middle income countries (LMIC). The need to scale up NCD prevention efforts, particularly in LMIC is well… Expand
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