Another concern is exercise intolerance in children with CKD, which may cause some limitations in the way of exercise prescription
for these patients.
Tailoring specific exercise prescriptions
for a patient will make the regimen more satisfying for the individual and optimize adherence, which in turn will increase the potential for pain reduction and improved function.
Migliaccio et al., "Differences in ventilatory threshold for exercise prescription
in outpatient diabetic and sarcopenic obese subjects," International Journal of Endocrinology, vol.
We hope that the contributions from authors in this special issue serve to aid in enhancing specific exercise prescription
in a range of populations and that they also stimulate further interest and work in advancing our understanding of exercise in both health and disease.
As outlined in the next sections, a contemporary biopsychosocial approach to exercise prescription
with an increased focus on clinician-patient communication and contextual factors surrounding exercise prescription
may improve adherence and patient outcomes.
Individual exercise prescriptions
are updated periodically as needed.
Pre-exercise health screening and risk stratification, important for identifying potential 'red flags' for exercise prescription
or indication for physician referral, are presented clearly.
for patients with type 2 diabetes and
Q What's a good exercise prescription
for a healthy man in his 80s?
Since persons with symptoms, chronic conditions, or disabilities may have limited exercise tolerance and are at increased risk for adverse events associated with physical activity, they require a clinical exercise evaluation to screen for potentially dangerous signs or symptoms of exercise intolerance and to establish safe and appropriate parameters for their exercise prescription
* Offer a nutritional assessment and exercise prescription
A graduate from Otago University, with a bachelor of physical education degree, majoring in exercise science, exercise prescription
and nutrition, Pedersen brings to the team a wealth of experience in his chosen field.