I applaud the comprehensive review on the sedentary lifestyle pandemic by Manson et al1 and their call for clinicians to be agents of change. Although Manson et al1 provided outstanding guidelines regarding the treatment of patients with obesity, there was no mention of how physicians' exercise habits may impact on the effectiveness of their exercise prescriptions.
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