ERIC Number: EJ583344
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
How to Develop a Group Curriculum: Developing an Exercise Programme for Overweight Adults.
Nupponen, Ritva; Laukkanen, Raija
Patient Education and Counseling, v33 suppl 1 pS77-S85 Apr 1998
Introductory exercise courses for sedentary, moderately overweight adults were developed. The underlying principles of the courses, their structure and contents, guidelines of instruction, and use of evaluation are described. Implementation of five weight-reduction courses and six exercise courses involving 209 participants is described; evaluation of courses is included. (Author/EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Supplement issue: "Promotion of Health-Related Physical Activity among Adults." For related articles, see CG 553 619-624.