If you build it, will they come?


If you build it, will they come? Evaluation of a co‐located exercise clinic and cancer treatment centre using the RE‐AIM framework Around 10 years ago we started working with GenesisCare to develop exercise medicine services to support their cancer care. Our team established an exercise clinic within the new GenesisCare centre in Joondalup, Western [...]

If you build it, will they come?2021-03-25T03:17:17+00:00

Exercise attenuates ADT side-effects


Exercise‐induced attenuation of treatment side‐effects in patients with newly diagnosed prostate cancer beginning androgen‐deprivation therapy: a randomised controlled trial A key takeaway from this study was that a 3-month combined aerobic and resistance training program prevented adverse cardiorespiratory and fatigue changes in men initiating ADT for prostate cancer. However, once they transitioned to exercise [...]

Exercise attenuates ADT side-effects2021-03-25T03:17:59+00:00

Exercise, why not?


World Cancer Day: why exercise is medicine for cancer care Technogym, posted an article written by Dr Robert Newton and Dr Silvano Zanuso as an update for World Cancer Day. Here Drs Newton and Zanuso discuss the critical role of exercise as a medicine in the management of cancer. Dispelling some of the myths [...]

Exercise, why not?2021-03-25T03:18:37+00:00

Heavy Resistance Training in Breast Cancer Patients


Heavy Resistance Training in Breast Cancer Patients Undergoing Adjuvant Therapy In this randomised control trial patients completed heavy resistance training (4 sets leg press x 4 repetitions) at around 90% of their 1RM. This resulted in 20% increase in strength as well as 9-12% improvement in functional performance. The control group actually declined in [...]

Heavy Resistance Training in Breast Cancer Patients2021-03-25T07:59:29+00:00

Tele Exercise Medicine Webinar


Exercise Medicine in the Age of COVID-19 Webinar recorded 21st April 2020 COVID-19 has impacted all aspects of human life and with necessary restrictions off physical distancing patients with cancer may not have access to exercise clinics. In this webinar we discuss various methods and technologies to provide safe and effective tele exercise medicine [...]

Tele Exercise Medicine Webinar2021-03-25T09:47:45+00:00
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