American Journal of Sports Science

Volume 5, Issue 1, January 2017

  • Healthcare Professionals' Habits of Physical Activity and Their Confidence to Prescribe/Counsel Physical Activity in Hospital Setting, Ethiopia

    Getu Teferi, Harish Kumar, Paramvir Singh

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 1, January 2017
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: Mar. 01, 2017
    Accepted: Mar. 13, 2017
    Published: Apr. 24, 2017
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    Abstract: The purpose of this study is to assess healthcare professionals’ physical activity habits and their confidence to prescribe for chronic (non-communicable) diseases in hospital setting through a cross-sectional survey design. Seven sample hospitals were selected randomly based on the inclusion and exclusion criteria from 12 hospitals. The sample siz... Show More