Pregnant women's perceptions of physical activity: Adaptation of the pregnancy physical activity questionnaire in Dubai, a multicultural society.


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Siyad S., Mustafa N., Banu S. S. , Buharoon M. A. , Al Mulla M. A. , Ankarali H., ...More

Journal of public health research, vol.11, 2022 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.4081/jphr.2021.2261
  • Journal Name: Journal of public health research
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Keywords: Pregnancy exercise, knowledge, attitudes, women, United Arab Emirates, WEIGHT-GAIN, EXERCISE, GUIDELINES

Abstract

Background: There are major health benefits of physical activity (PA) during pregnancy, yet there is scant data about a woman's knowledge and understanding of these benefits globally.