John W Orchard

AM MBBS, MD, PhD, FACSEP, Adjunct Professor, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW

Exercise after pregnancy

Exercise is a critical protective factor for most chronic medical conditions and is strongly recommended during pregnancy and the postpartum period.

Prescribing and dosing exercise in primary care

The need for medicinal and procedural treatment for many conditions can be reduced if proficiency in exercise prescription is developed.

Prevention of the spread of respiratory viruses such as SARS-CoV-2 can also prevent cardiovascular deaths

Recent data have shown that SARS-CoV-2 infection is a specific risk factor for a subsequent cardiovascular event, including death.