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Promoting physical exercise in breast cancer care

Kirshbaum, Marilynne (2005). Promoting physical exercise in breast cancer care. Nursing Standard,19(41):41-48.

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Title Promoting physical exercise in breast cancer care
Author Kirshbaum, Marilynne
Journal Name Nursing Standard
Publication Date 2005
Volume Number 19
Issue Number 41
eISSN 2047-9018
Start Page 41
End Page 48
Total Pages 8
Place of Publication United Kingdom
Publisher R C N Publishing Co.
1110 - Nursing
Abstract This article is intended to promote awareness of physical exercise as a safe, advantageous and feasible intervention for a patient with breast cancer or recovering from it. The numerous and varied benefits of exercise and the implications for nursing practice in light of current research evidence are discussed.

Keywords Breast cancer
Cancer: prevention and screening
Exercise therapy
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