The exercise prescription: a tool to improve physical activity.

@article{Phillips2012TheEP,
  title={The exercise prescription: a tool to improve physical activity.},
  author={Edward M. Phillips and Mary A. Kennedy},
  journal={PM & R : the journal of injury, function, and rehabilitation},
  year={2012},
  volume={4 11},
  pages={818-25}
}
The current epidemic of sedentary behavior is a serious public health issue that requires the attention of the medical community. Although the benefits of physical activity are well established, research indicates that Americans are not heeding the message, and new strategies are warranted to bring about change in this arena. The health care community can… CONTINUE READING