Clinical Application of Exercise Therapy in Diabetes
This chapter describes the practical prescription for exercise therapy for diabetes mellitus. After careful medical check, a prescription for exercise must be ordered from the following viewpoints: the purpose of exercise, the mode of exercise, the frequency and duration of exercise, the intensity of exercise, the place for exercise, and the patients to be prohibited or restricted from exercise.
KeywordsDiabetes mellitus Aerobic Resistance Exercise Physical activities
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