Although large-scale epidemiologic studies, as well as interventional trials have provided strong evidence of a consistent and robust association between physical activity and cardiovascular disease, the effect of exercise on the burden of stroke is not well understood and appreciated. This review has a purpose to summarize the literature on the effect of physical activity on stroke morbidity and mortality, and to provide current scientific evidences.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Central European Journal of Public Health|
|State||Published - Sep 1 2005|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health