Brief summary: Clinical guide with recommendations on physical activity for Andalusia, produced in collaboration with the Andalusian Regional Ministry of Health, within the framework of the Plan for the promotion of physical activity and balanced diet (ISSN: 978-84-694-0657-1; DL SE-8656-2010). See https://www.repositoriosalud.es/handle/10668/1221
The Guide is aimed at health professionals as a technical complement to the Dietetic Council, although it is also useful for those professionals who work with healthy population and who plan actions that promote active life. This document offers specific information on the scientific evidence of the benefits of physical activity in the general healthy population and the recommendations for making people more active. Healthcare workers are a key professional sector for the promotion of physical activity in the population. The guide includes 5 sections (definitions, children and adolescents, adults, elderly and pregnant women-post-partum).
Social Impact-Dissemination: A first printing of ten thousand copies was made (see attached document) and later another ten thousand copies were printed and distributed to all the Health Care Centres in the Andalusia. In addition, the pdf was distributed to all Pre-school and Primary Education Centres in the Andalusia. According to the Regional Ministry of Health, the guide had more than 25,000 downloads from the Regional Ministry’s website.