Physical activity and the prevention of cardiovascular disease

This article summarizes recent evidence on the role of physical activity in the prevention of overt and subclinical vascular disease

Shari S. Bassuk; JoAnn E. Manson

2007

Scholarcy highlights

  • This article summarizes recent evidence on the role of physical activity in the prevention of overt and subclinical vascular disease
  • In a sedentary society such as the United States, public health initiatives that promote moderate increases in activity represent the optimal balance between efficacy and feasibility to achieve desired improvements in cardiovascular health
  • GA: U.S Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion; 1996

Need more features? Save interactive summary cards to your Scholarcy Library.