ERIC Number: EJ519061
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Physical Activity, Fitness, and Health: The Current Consensus.
Shephard, Roy J.
Quest, v47 n3 p288-303 Aug 1995
The process of a 1992 consensus conference that examined relationships among physical activity, fitness, and health variables is described. The conference involved internationally known scientists with relevant expertise. The paper discusses potential sources of physical activity, the benefits of physical activity, the possible harmful effects of exercise, and research needs. (SM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue title: "The Academy Papers: The Role of Physical Activity in Fitness and Health."