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ERIC Number: EJ642188
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0033-6297
Prescription of Physical Activity: A Paradigm Shift.
Morgan, William P.
Quest, v53 n3 p366-82 Aug 2001
Proposes a paradigm shift in physical activity prescription which involves: an idiographic approach; preferred exertion rather than a given percent of maximum in the prescription of exercise intensity; and purposeful physical activity. A summary of 10 cases is presented, revealing adherence figures ranging from 5 to 79 years. Adherence of 100 percent is characterized by adoption of purposeful physical activity. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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