Originally approved February 1990.Revised 1997.
The initial draft of this revision was prepared by Bernard Zinman, MD(Co-chair); Neil Ruderman, MD, Phil (Co-chair); Barbara N. Campaigne, PhD; John T. Devlin, MD; and Stephen H. Schneider, MD. The paper was peer-reviewed, modified, and approved by the Professional Practice Committee and the Executive Committee, June 1997, as well as by the ACSM Pronouncements Committee and Board of Trustees, July 1997.
For technical reviews on this subject see Diabetes Care 13:785-789, 1990 and Diabetes Care 17:924-937, 1994.
Guidelines of the American Diabetes Association and the American College of Sports Medicine.
This Position Statement is being published simultaneously in the journal of Diabetes Care.