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Title Physical activity and cardiovascular health : a national consensus / Arthur S. Leon, editor
Published Champaign, Ill. : Human Kinetics, [1997]


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Description xvi, 272 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Foreword / Russell V. Luepker -- Foreword / Claude Lenfant -- Preface / Arthur S. Leon -- Introduction: Charge to the Panel / John H. Ferguson -- NIH Consensus Statement -- Physical Activity, Lifestyle, and Cardiovascular Health / William L. Haskell -- What Is the Magnitude of Risk for Cardiovascular Disease Associated With Sedentary Living Habits? / Harold W. Kohl III -- The Prevalence of Physical Inactivity in the United States / Carl J. Caspersen and Matthew M. Zack -- Population Attributable Risk of Physical Inactivity / Kenneth E. Powell -- Physical Activity and Prevention of Cardiovascular Diseases: Potential Mechanisms / Claude Bouchard -- Contributions of Regular Moderate-Intensity Physical Activity to Reduced Risk of Coronary Heart Disease / Arthur S. Leon -- Is Vigorous Physical Activity Necessary to Reduce the Risk of Cardiovascular Disease? / I-Min Lee and Ralph S. Paffenberger, Jr. -- Physiological Responses to Structured Versus Lifestyle Activities / Roy J. Shephard -- Physical Activity, Body Weight, and Body Fat Distribution / James O. Hill -- Physical Activity and Lipid Metabolism / Marcia L. Stefanick -- Physical Activity, Insulin Resistance, and Diabetes / Robert S. Schwartz -- Physical Activity, Physical Fitness, and Blood Pressure / James M. Hagberg -- Physical Activity, Coagulability, and Fibrinolysis / E. Randy Eichner -- Effects of Physical Activity on Cardiovascular Disease Mortality Independent of Risk Factors / Steven N. Blair -- The Cardiac Risks of Vigorous Physical Activity / Paul D. Thompson and Geoffrey E. Moore -- Cardiac Rehabilitation as Secondary Prevention: A Synopsis of the Clinical Practice Guideline for Cardiac Rehabilitation / L. Kent Smith -- Update on Secondary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease and Exercise-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation / Barry A. Franklin -- Behavioral and Psychosocial Issues of Cardiac Rehabilitation / James A. Blumenthal, Elizabeth D. Gullette and Melisa Napolitano [et al.] -- Does the Mode of Delivery of Cardiac Rehabilitation Influence Outcome? / Nancy Houston Miller -- Health-Related Quality of Life and Economic Evaluation of Cardiac Rehabilitation / Neil B. Oldridge -- Determinants of Physical Activity Behavior and Implications for Interventions / Bess H. Marcus and James F. Sallis -- Physical Activity in Women / Patricia M. Dubbert -- Physical Activity in Children and Adolescents / Russell R. Pate -- Effectiveness of Physical Activity Intervention in Minority Populations / Andrea M. Kriska -- Physical Activity Interventions in Older Adults / David M. Buchner -- Physical Activity, Disability, and Cardiovascular Health / James H. Rimmer and David Braddock -- The Impact of Health-Care Providers on Physical Activity / Kevin Patrick, Karen J. Calfas and Barbara Long [et al.] -- Community-Based Interventions for Increasing Physical Activity / Deborah Rohm Young -- Appendix A. Consensus Development Panel -- Appendix B. Planning Committee
Notes "National Institutes of Health"--Cover
Conference proceedings of the NIH Consensus Development Conference on Physical Activity and Cardiovascular Health held in Bethesda, MD, 1995
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Cardiovascular fitness -- Congresses.
Cardiovascular system -- Diseases -- Exercise therapy -- Congresses.
Cardiovascular system -- Diseases -- Exercise therapy.
Cardiovascular system -- Diseases -- Prevention -- Congresses.
Cardiovascular system -- Diseases -- Prevention -- United States -- Congresses.
Cardiovascular system -- Diseases -- Prevention.
Exercise -- Congresses.
Health status indicators -- United States -- Congresses.
Physical fitness -- Congresses.
Cardiovascular Diseases -- prevention & control.
Health Status Indicators.
Physical Fitness.
Cardiovascular Diseases -- prevention & control.
Health Status Indicators.
Physical Fitness.
United States.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Leon, Arthur S.
NIH Consensus Development Conference on Physical Activity and Cardiovascular Health (1995)
LC no. 96050955
ISBN 0880116102