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On the buses

Professor Dominik Pesta highlights groundbreaking work on the incidence of coronary heart disease in bus drivers and conductors in the 1950s that set the stage for physical activity research in the decades to come.


Read the paper that inspired Professor Pesta:

Morris JN, Heady JA, Raffle PA, Roberts CG, Parks JW. Coronary heart disease and physical activity of work. Lancet. 1953 Nov 21: 1053-1057.