Steps to a better Belfast : physical activity assessment and promotion in primary care

Student thesis: Masters ThesisMaster of Philosophy


Physical activity(PA) levels which substantially increase the risk of chronic disease are reported by 66% of men and 75% of women. This feasibility study aims to explore the integration of brief assessment of PA into GP consultations and the experiences of patients in a randomised pedometer- based intervention.
Date of AwardJul 2012
Original languageEnglish
Awarding Institution
  • Queen's University Belfast
SupervisorMargaret Cupples (Supervisor)

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