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Jamile S. Codogno, Henrique L. Monteiro, Bruna C. Turi-Lynch, Romulo A. Fernandes, Subhash Pokhrel, and Nana Anokye

Population aging, physical inactivity, and the increased occurrence of chronic diseases drive up public health care expenditures around the globe ( Chief Medical Officer Annual Report, 2009 ; Davis et al., 2014 ). Despite well-documented evidence on the significant health benefits of physical

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Andreas Heissel, Anou Pietrek, Michael A. Rapp, Stephan Heinzel, and Geoffrey Williams

incentives undermines autonomy and motivation and is to be avoided ( Ryan & Deci, 2017 ). In the context of health care counseling, need support is seen as a core ingredient in the relationship between the health care provider and patient, supporting inner motivational resources and the autonomous self

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Hongjun Yu and Andiara Schwingel

As life expectancy increases, population aging has become an important focus of global health. Aging is associated with increased burden of chronic diseases and increased health care costs. This is an important challenge to global economic stability in the 21st century ( Prince et al., 2015 ). Both

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Miranda Brunett and René Revis Shingles

Clinical Scenario People from different cultures, races, ethnicities, genders, sexualities, and other social locations have different beliefs about illness and different needs and preferences when it comes to receiving health care. Cultural competence in health care can generally be defined as the

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René Revis Shingles

Cultural competence is considered a foundational behavior of professional practice that “should be incorporated into instruction” ( National Athletic Trainers’ Association, 2011 , p. 3). Health care professionals are expected to demonstrate knowledge, skills, and abilities to understand customs

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Georde Vuillermin, Kelly-Ann Bowles, Ross Iles, and Cylie Williams

aim of this study, we have demonstrated that recruitment and objective movement monitoring for occupational groups is feasible within health care settings. Limited comparisons may be made with previous research as only one study has utilized this technology for full-day movement recording. 9 Wartski

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Natalie S. Sherry, Abigail Feder, Raymond Pan, Shawn R. Eagle, and Anthony P. Kontos

. Patients utilize their health care insurance to pay for services at our clinic unless in circumstances in which a third party is involved (e.g., workers’ compensation, professional sports organization). Multidisciplinary Model of Care and Concussion Team Our treatment model is unique in that

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Gina M. Besenyi, Emi B. Hayashi, and Richard W. Christiana

initiative through the American College of Sports Medicine, encourages health care providers (HCPs) to include PA when developing chronic disease treatment plans. 7 – 9 One pioneering PA intervention through the health care system, Park Prescriptions (ParkRx), encourages HCPs to prescribe visits to local

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Krista Van Slingerland, Natalie Durand-Bush, Poppy DesClouds, and Göran Kenttä

-specific mental health resources. Thus, athletes, coaches, and their families may not be aware that such practitioners exist or know how to locate and access them. Interdisciplinary mental health care models and specialized centers have begun to surface as a best practice in mental health support for competitive

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Guan-Bo Chen, Che-Wei Lin, Hung-Ya Huang, Yi-Jhen Wu, Hung-Tzu Su, Shu-Fen Sun, and Sheng-Hui Tuan

long-term health care system to guarantee suitable services, the shortage of health care professionals is still a serious issue because Taiwan is one of the fastest-aging countries in the world ( Wang & Tsay, 2012 ). The principles of rehabilitation and PRT programs include repetitive, mass