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The physical status of a selected population
Health related quality of life is differently associated with leisure-time physical activity intensities according to gender: a cross-sectional approach
(Biomed Central Ltd, 2014-08-18)
Background: Several studies have demonstrated a positive association between physical activity (PA) and health-related quality of life (HRQL). However, studies have suggested that this association depends both on the PA ...
Assessment of Rehabilitation Infrastructure in Peru
Objective: To assess rehabilitation infrastructure in Peru in terms of the World Health Organization (WHO) health systems building blocks. Design: Anonymous quantitative survey; questions were based on the WHO's Guidelines ...
The costs of physical inactivity in the world: a general review
There is convincing evidence in the scientific literature of the effectiveness of regular physical activity and physical exercise in the conservation of health and the prevention of various ailments. However, studies into ...
Physical disability, recent illnesses and health self-assessment in a population-based study in São Paulo, Brazil
(Informa Healthcare, 2010-01-01)
Objectives. To investigate health self-assessment and to estimate the prevalence of chronic diseases and recent illnesses in people with and without physical disabilities (PD) in the state of São Paulo, southeastern ...
Physical inactivity of adults and 1-year health care expenditures in Brazil
To analyze the association between physical inactivity in different domains and direct public healthcare expenditures in adults and to identify whether the clustering of physical inactivity in different domains would ...
Repercussões biopsicossociais de uma capacitação em atividades físicas em uma Unidade de Saúde da Família de São Carlos / SP
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Gestão da ClínicaCâmpus São Carlos, 2017-04-20)
The Family Health Strategy (ESF) aims to change the assistance standard, which is marked by curative actions, to a new way to offer care with emphasis in health promotion and prevention. However, physical activity, which ...
Urban environment interventions linked to the promotion of physical activity: a mixed methods study applied to the urban context of Latin America
This study summarizes the evidence from quantitative systematic reviews that assessed the association between urban environment attributes and physical activity. It also documents sociopolitical barriers and facilitators ...
Tema transversal saúde: professor de educação física além do ato pedagógico
(Universidade Federal de Santa MariaBrasilUFSMCentro de Educação Física e Desportos, 2018-05-14)
The objective of this study was to investigate the competences to teach health at scholar physical education, during the final years of elementary school, according to the Parâmetros Curriculares Nacionais (1998) and the ...