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Response to W. Brown

Bishop, David (2006) Response to W. Brown. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 9 (1-2). pp. 38-39. ISSN 1440-2440

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Abstract

In September 2005, I was invited to write an editorial regarding the inclusion of AAESS Accredited Exercise Physiologists in the Medicare Plus Scheme.1 Around this idea, I chose to raise a few issues regarding the blurring of the distinction between physical activity promotion and exercise prescription. I also argued the need for trained exercise professionals (including exercise physiologists) to deliver prescribed exercise to certain populations. I believe that this is an important debate and I thank Prof. Brown for her response.2 I would, however, like to clarify my position on a few points.

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Online ISSN: 1878-1861

Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID22131. physiology, AAESS, Accredited Exercise Physiologists, Medicare Plus, exercise professionals, physical activity promotion, exercise prescription, prescribed exercise, Australia, Australian
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
FOR Classification > 1605 Policy and Administration
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL)
Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 25 Jan 2012 04:12
Last Modified: 06 Jan 2014 03:20
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/8085
DOI: 10.1016/j.jsams.2006.03.010
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