ERIC Number: EJ519065
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Exercise Prescription for Health.
Blair, Steven N.
Quest, v47 n3 p338-53 Aug 1995
Data on the dose-response gradient for the relation of physical activity or physical fitness to health and function are reviewed, refuting the idea that physical activity programs are either exercise for health or for fitness and suggesting that the key factor is the total energy expenditure of the activity. (SM)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; 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."