Exercise and Sport for Persons With Spinal Cord Injury

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Abstract

This review article provides an overview of the evidence that links exercise and sports participation to physical and psychological well-being among people with spinal cord injury. Two aspects of physical well-being are examined, including the prevention of chronic disease and the promotion of physical fitness. Multiple aspect's of psychosocial well-being are discussed, including mental health, social participation, and life satisfaction. The review concludes with future research recommendations and a discussion of challenges and opportunities for using exercise and sports to promote health and well-being among people living with spinal cord injury. PM R 2012;4:894-900

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Ämnesklassifikation (UKÄ) – OBLIGATORISK

  • Övrig annan medicin och hälsovetenskap
Originalspråkengelska
Sidor (från-till)894-900
TidskriftPM&R
Volym4
Utgivningsnummer11
StatusPublished - 2012
PublikationskategoriForskning
Peer review utfördJa