Resources

Online Resources

UBC Physical Therapy “Field in Motion” YouTube Channel

Videos created and shared within the UBC Department of Physical Therapy. Watch now!

BC Cancer Agency Videos and Presentations

Full list of videos here.

  1. Cancer-Related Fatigue – Karen Levy, Satnam Sekhon, Kristin Campbell
  2. Physical Activity: From Evidence to Advice – Kristin Campbell
  3. Exercise for Wellness: Customized Exercise – Kristin Campbell
  4. Get Moving: Ways for Teens / Young Adults with Cancer to Stay Active – Kristin Campbell

BC Cancer Agency Survivorship Forum

Full list of forum sessions here (scroll down to find forum list in the navigation bar).

Let’s Get Physical Series – Kristin Campbell and Prue Cormie, with survivors Christine Gaio and Alice Mansell

  1. The Role of Physical Activity in Cancer Survivorship
  2. The Role of Exercise in Prostate Cancer Management

HealthLink BC – Physical Activity Services

If you have questions about physical activity or exercise, call 8-1-1 toll-free in B.C. You can speak to one of our qualified exercise professionals who are available Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm PST.

Please visit their website: HealthLink BC: Physical Activity

Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology – Guidelines

Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines

Canadian Sedentary Activity Guidelines

American Society of Clinical Oncology

Obesity and Cancer Resources

Important Publications

ACSM Exercise Guidelines for Cancer Survivors.

A section of the American College of Sports Medicine with published guidelines for exercise and cancer survivors.

 

 

 

 

 ACSM Guide to Exercise and Cancer Survivorship

A Prospective Surveillance Model for Rehabilitation for Women With Breast Cancer

A collection of scientific research publications on the theme of monitoring women with breast cancer during their treatment and recovery for the purpose of improving rehabilitation.

American Institute for Cancer Research – Physical Activity Resource

Advisory panel member for development of physical activity message and materials, American Institute for Cancer Research.

Three comprehensive review of studies on the influence of nutrition and physical activity on cancer survivourship:

  1. Practical clinical interventions for diet, physical activity, and weight control in cancer survivors (Demark-Wahnefried et al. 2015)
  2. Nutrition and physical activity guidelines for cancer survivors (Rock et al., 2012)
  3. Nutrition and physical activity during and after cancer treatment: An American Cancer Society guide for informed choices. (Doyle et al., 2006)
  4. American Cancer Society guidelines on nutrition and physical activity for cancer prevention (Kushi et al., 2012)