Key reading for clinicians: Cancer & physical activity

ACSM (2010) American College of Sports Medicine Roundtable on Exercise Guidelines for Cancer Survivors. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 42 (7):1409-1426 [full text]
 
Carmichael, A. R., Daley, A. J., Rea, D. W., & Bowden, S. J. (2010). Physical activity and breast cancer outcome: a brief review of evidence, current practice and future direction. European Journal of Surgical Oncology, 36(12), 1139–48. doi:10.1016/j.ejso.2010.09.011 [abstract]
 
Cramp F, Byron-Daniel J. (2012) Exercise for the management of cancer-related fatigue in adults. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Issue 11. DOI:10.1002/14651858.CD006145.pub3 http://www.cochrane.org/CD006145/SYMPT_the-effect-of-exercise-on-fatigue-associated-with-cancer 

Davies, N. J., Batehup, L., & Thomas, R. (2011). The role of diet and physical activity in breast, colorectal, and prostate cancer survivorship: a review of the literature. British Journal of Cancer, 105 Suppl(S1), S52–73. doi:10.1038/bjc.2011.423 [full text]
 
Macmillan Cancer Support (2011)The importance of physical activity for people living with and beyond cancer: A concise evidence review [full text]

Macmillan Cancer Support (2012) Interventions to promote physical activity for people living with and beyond cancer: Evidence-based guidance [full text]

Macmillan Cancer Support (2016) What motivates people with cancer to get active [full text]

Rock, C. L., Doyle, C., Demark-Wahnefried, W., Meyerhardt, J., Courneya, K. S., Schwartz, A. L., Bandera, Elisa, V., et al. (2012). Nutrition and Physical Activity Guidelines for Cancer Survivors. CA: Cancer Journal for Clinicians, 00. doi:10.3322/caac.21142 [full text]

Thomas, R. J., Kenfield, S. A., & Jimenez, A. (2016). Exercise-induced biochemical changes and their potential influence on cancer: a scientific review. British Journal of Sports Medicine, bjsports-2016. http://bjsm.bmj.com/content/early/2016/12/19/bjsports-2016-096343.full.pdf 
 
Key Texts


Irwin, M.L. (2012) ACSM's guide to exercise and cancer survivorship. Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics [google books]


Courneya, K. S., & Friedenreich, C. M. (Eds) (2011). Physical activity and cancer. London: Springer [full text]


Further Reading: Prostate Cancer

 
Further Reading: Breast Cancer Specific
Further Reading: Motivation to Exercise & Promotion of Physical Activity
 
Further Reading: Cancer and Physical Activity