International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development


International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
Vol. 3, Issue 5 (2016)

The influence of physical activity on quality of life


Sedigheh Keykha

In recent years there has been increased focus on the importance of quality living. In fact, an informal search of Medline (Pubmed) data base using the search terms “quality-of-life” (QOL) resulted in 65,522 hits involving all publications focused on human beings while an identical search on the Psychinfo data base resulted in 13,506 publications. This research attention is justified because quality-of-life is an important predictor of diverse outcomes including physical and mental health, happiness at work and satisfaction in interpersonal relationships. The limited evidence from clinical trials about the effect of different PA intensity on QoL dimensions is not conclusive, and the majority is originated from high-income countries.
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Sedigheh Keykha. The influence of physical activity on quality of life. International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development, Volume 3, Issue 5, 2016, Pages 321-327
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