ERIC Number: EJ519067
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Physical Activity and Public Health: Mental Health.
Dishman, Rod K.
Quest, v47 n3 p362-85 Aug 1995
Examines the effects of physical activity on depression and anxiety, discussing the scientific strength of studies on physical activity, depression, and anxiety against the standards of science accepted in epidemiology with a focus on the independence, consistency, dose-response gradient, and biological plausibility of the evidence. (Author/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."