Dissertation/Thesis Abstract

Physical Activity Encouragement of African American Breast Cancer Survivors
by Waldman, Monica, M.A., Saint Mary's College of California, 2015, 127; 10150021
Abstract (Summary)

The level of encouragement provided to female African American breast cancer survivors post-diagnosis by their medical providers to engage in physical activity and the amount of their current physical activity levels was investigated. Six female San Francisco Bay Area breast cancer survivors were interviewed to determine their levels of physical activity pre and post diagnosis and the level of encouragement they received from their medical providers to engage in physical activity.

Indexing (document details)
Advisor: Johnson, Craig
Commitee: Biles, David, Otto, Shari
School: Saint Mary's College of California
Department: Kinesiology
School Location: United States -- California
Source: MAI 56/01M(E), Masters Abstracts International
Subjects: African American Studies, Kinesiology, Health care management
Keywords: African American, Breast cancer, Physical acrivity
Publication Number: 10150021
ISBN: 978-1-369-05093-6
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