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Exercise and Sport for Persons With Spinal Cord Injury

Martin Ginis, Kathleen A.; Jörgensen, Sophie LU and Stapleton, Jessica (2012) In PM&R 4(11). p.894-900
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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1934-1563
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10.1016/j.pmrj.2012.08.006
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English
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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},
  author       = {Martin Ginis, Kathleen A. and Jörgensen, Sophie and Stapleton, Jessica},
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  title        = {Exercise and Sport for Persons With Spinal Cord Injury},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pmrj.2012.08.006},
  volume       = {4},
  year         = {2012},
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