Sports Science / Medical Training Therapy

"Sports therapy is a therapeutic movement activity that with suitable means of sport, compensates and regenerates impaired physical, psychological and social functions, it prevents secondary damage and promotes healthly behaviour". (Excerpt from HUBER, SCHÜLE, 2000, Grundlagen der Sporttherapie, Urban & Fischer Verlag, München).

"Medical training therapy is the use of physical training in healthy individuals or patients in the course of medical preventive or rehabilitative treatment on medical recommendation and prescription, with clear indications, for the achievement of defined therapy objectives". (HABER, TOMASITS, 2006, Medizinischer Trainingstherapie, Anleitung für die Praxis. Springer Verlag, Wien).

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