12. Physical Activity: Where Are We Now?

  1. Keith Frayn and
  2. Sara Stanner

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774663.ch12

Cardiovascular Disease: Nutrition and Emerging Risk Factors: The Report of a British Nutrition Foundation Task Force

Cardiovascular Disease: Nutrition and Emerging Risk Factors: The Report of a British Nutrition Foundation Task Force

How to Cite

Frayn, K. and Stanner, S. (eds) (2008) Physical Activity: Where Are We Now?, in Cardiovascular Disease: Nutrition and Emerging Risk Factors: The Report of a British Nutrition Foundation Task Force, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774663.ch12

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 6 APR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405101660

Online ISBN: 9780470774663

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Keywords:

  • physical activity;
  • cardiovascular health;
  • cardiovascular risk factors;
  • occupational activity;
  • recreational activity

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Role of Physical Activity in Promoting Cardiovascular Health

  • How Much is Required?

  • Successful Interventions

  • Recent Initiatives in the UK

  • Key Points

  • Recommendations for Future Research

  • Key References