Evidence-Informed Practical Recommendations for Increasing Physical Activity Among Persons Living With HIV

Jessica L. Montoya; Catherine M. Jankowski; Kelly K. O'Brien; Allison R. Webel; Krisann K. Oursler; Brook L. Henry; David J. Moore; Kristine M. Erlandsong


AIDS. 2019;33(6):931-939. 

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Similar to the general population, approximately one-third of PLWH do not achieve the minimum physical activity guidelines despite the numerous health benefits across the life span. HIV providers have a responsibility to assess and promote physical activity in the routine healthcare of all PLWH. These evidence-based practice recommendations can be used as a tool to facilitate engagement in physical activity among PLWH.