Physical activity and mental health in women with polycystic ovary syndrome.

Banting, L.K., Gibson-Helm, M., Polman, R. C.J., Teede, H. and Stepto, N.K., 2014. Physical activity and mental health in women with polycystic ovary syndrome. BMC Womens Health, 14 (1), 51 .

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DOI: 10.1186/1472-6874-14-51

Abstract

Physical activity is prescribed as a component of primary management for Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). This study investigates the association between physical activity and mental health as well as the exercise barriers, motivators and support providers for younger women with and without PCOS to assist in physical activity uptake and prescription for these women.

Item Type:Article
ISSN:1472-6874
Uncontrolled Keywords:Adolescent ; Adult ; Anxiety ; Body Mass Index ; Case-Control Studies ; Cross-Sectional Studies ; Depression ; Female ; Humans ; Middle Aged ; Motivation ; Motor Activity ; Polycystic Ovary Syndrome ; Psychiatric Status Rating Scales ; Questionnaires ; Self Efficacy ; Social Support ; Young Adult
Subjects:UNSPECIFIED
Group:Faculty of Science and Technology
ID Code:22252
Deposited By: Unnamed user with email symplectic@symplectic
Deposited On:21 Jul 2015 10:25
Last Modified:21 Jul 2015 10:32

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