Physical activity and health promotion: evidence-based approaches to practice
Dugdill, L, Crone, D and Murphy, R 2009, 'Physical activity and health promotion: evidence-based approaches to practice' , in: Physical Activity and Health Promotion: Evidence-based Approaches to Practice , Wiley-Blackwell, United Kingdom.Full text not available from this repository.
Evaluates the realities and complexities of working to reverse the adverse trend towards physical inactivity. It is a well-rounded, evidence-based analysis of interventions for physical activity practice, covering a range of settings and target groups. Expert contributors present case studies which help to translate the theory into practice, from individual to societal levels, enriched by explanations of the socio-political context. The first section covers the concepts for the development of physical activity practice; influencing sustained health behaviour change, explaining the role and function of health policy in physical activity promotion, and developing the evidence base for physical activity interventions. Section Two explores the evidence base for interventions in physical activity practice, in varied settings and target groups. Physical Activity and Health Promotion concludes with a challenge to innovate in promoting physical activity.
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Editors:||Dugdill, L, Crone, D and Murphy, R|
|Themes:||Subjects / Themes > R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine|
Health and Wellbeing
|Schools:||Colleges and Schools > College of Health & Social Care > School of Health Sciences > Centre for Health, Sport & Rehabilitation Sciences Research|
Colleges and Schools > College of Health & Social Care
Colleges and Schools > College of Health & Social Care > School of Nursing, Midwifery & Social Work > Centre for Social Justice Research
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|Date Deposited:||21 Apr 2011 12:08|
|Last Modified:||16 Mar 2012 16:05|
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