Reflexiones del desempeño profesional del fisioterapeutaen el campo de la actividad física

Translated title of the contribution: Reflections about physiotherapist professional performance in the field of physical activity

Mary Luz Ocampo Plazas, Mónica del Rosario Sánchez-Arias, Diana Marcela Ramos, Javier Fernando Bonilla B, María Angélica Maldonado M, José Ventura Escalante M

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Abstract

The physiotherapist professional activities, in the beginning were focused only in the clinical field, nowadays it has many different action fields including Physical Activity. Physical activity can be viewed from two dimensions: one biological, which is defined as any activity which requires energy expenditure involving the combined action of multiple systems; on the other side social, understood as a human activity concerning subjectivity conditions influenced by the environment where the individual and the community are developed. Given these dimensions as well as national and international benchmarks this paper's objective is to present a series of reflections that the authors have done regarding the physiotherapist professional performance in the field of physical activity and the large possibilities derived from their practice in this field.
Translated title of the contributionReflections about physiotherapist professional performance in the field of physical activity
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)243-252
JournalRevista Ciencias de la Salud
Volume10
Issue number2
StatePublished - Aug 1 2012

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