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Effects of community based fitness program for people with chronic disease on health outcomes: Randomised Control Trial

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posted on 13.03.2019, 22:27 authored by PAUL STUART JANSONS
This thesis investigated the effectiveness and cost-efficiency of gym-based versus home-based exercise with telephone follow up amongst adults with chronic conditions who had already completed a short-term exercise program supervised by a health professional. This thesis found similar long-term clinical outcomes and long-term exercise adherence achieved between these two approaches.

History

Principal supervisor

Terry Haines

Additional supervisor 1

Lisa O'Brien

Year of Award

2018

Department, School or Centre

Physiotherapy

Additional Institution or Organisation

School of Primary and Allied Health Care

Campus location

Australia

Course

Doctor of Philosophy

Degree Type

DOCTORATE

Faculty

Faculty of Medicine Nursing and Health Sciences