Barriers Affecting Physical Activity

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Impact of Home-based Aerobic and Strength Exercises During Chemotherapy for Early Breast Cancer on Biomarkers of Aging

Purpose: To determine if engagement in physical activity during chemotherapy will have a moderating effect on increases in p16 levels during chemotherapy. Participants: 100 patients age 2...

Exercise + Dexamethasone for Cancer-Related Fatigue

The goal of this clinical research study is to learn about the effects of combining physical activity with dexamethasone to treat fatigue in patients with advanced cancer.

Targeting Physical Activity to Improve Cardiovascular Health in Type 2 Diabetes

This study plans to learn more about physical activity and physical function in sedentary older adults with type 2 diabetes.

Increased Physical Activity Through Mindfulness

In a pilot study 90 physically inactive patients will be randomized to three different intervention groups; mindfulness training, mindfulness training and Physical Activity Prescription (P...

The Feasibility of Physical Activity in Advanced Cancer Patients

Physical activity has been shown to have a positive effect on several quality of life outcomes in cancer patients, but few existing studies have focused on the end stages of cancer. The a...

PubMed Articles [48007 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The utility of two interview-based physical activity questionnaires in healthy young adults: Comparison with accelerometer data.

Accurate assessment of physical activity is essential to determine the magnitude of the health-related benefits of regular physical activity. While physical activity questionnaires are easy to use, th...

Use of Physical Activity Questionnaires in People With Dementia: A Scoping Review.

Physical activity questionnaires are an important means to assess habitual physical activity. It remains unclear what questionnaires are used and whether they are appropriate for people with dementia ...

Influence of an Adapted Physical Activity Program on Self-Esteem and Quality of Life of Breast Cancer Patients after Mastectomy.

This study aimed to assess the influence of an adapted physical activity program on self-esteem and quality of life in breast cancer patients. Twenty-three women diagnosed with breast cancer and treat...

Factors associated with physical activity of breast cancer patients participating in exercise intervention.

Physical activity has been known to improve survival and quality of life of patients with breast cancer. To find factors associated with physical activity, we analyzed the dataset of the multicenter c...

An Integrative Approach for Deciphering the Causal Associations of Physical Activity and Cancer Risk: The Role of Adiposity.

Higher physical activity levels have been associated with about 10% to 25% reductions in up to 13 cancers. In isolation, these results are suggestive but not compelling enough to conclude causal assoc...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Scales, questionnaires, tests, and other methods used to assess pain severity and duration in patients or experimental animals to aid in diagnosis, therapy, and physiological studies.

Physical activity which is usually regular and done with the intention of improving or maintaining PHYSICAL FITNESS or HEALTH. Contrast with PHYSICAL EXERTION which is concerned largely with the physiologic and metabolic response to energy expenditure.

A medical specialty concerned with the use of physical agents, mechanical apparatus, and manipulation in rehabilitating physically diseased or injured patients.

The time span between the beginning of physical activity by an individual and the termination because of exhaustion.

A medical specialty concerned with the use of physical agents, mechanical apparatus, and manipulation in rehabilitating physically diseased or injured patients.

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