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Walking for Fitness (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Mark Fenton, BS, MS, Host of America's Walking, Connecticut Public Television, PBS; Physical Activity Program Manager, Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center, University of North Carolina.

Editor: William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR

Previous contributing editors:

Editors: Steven C Gabaeff, MD, FAAEM, Attending Physician, Emergency Medicine, Sutter Amador Hospital, Jackson, CA; Expert Consultant, Medical Board of California, Sacramento, CA; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Jonathan Adler, MD, Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital.

REFERENCE:

Klippel, J.H., et al. Primer on the Rheumatic Diseases. New York: Springer, 2008.


Last Editorial Review: 6/27/2012

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