Exercise for people with cancer

Cancer Care Ontario
Cancer Care Ontario
Publication date:
30 June 2015


The guideline objectives are:

To provide guidance for clinicians with respect to exercise for patients living with cancer, specifically:

·         Benefits of specific types of exercise

·         Recommendation regarding pre-screening requirements for new referrals

·         Safety concerns


To provide specific guidance around delivery models and exercise regimens for patients living with cancer at different points in the cancer journey.