Physical Activity/Rehabilitation

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Physical activity reduced immobility, disability risks in older adults

September 11, 2017
In the Journals

Higher purpose in life impacts physical functioning in older adults

August 16, 2017
Having a higher sense of purpose in life was associated with decreased risk for weakening grip strength and slower walking speed among older adults, according to recent…

Group exercise program improves mobility in older adults

August 14, 2017
A group exercise program that incorporated timing and coordination exercises was more effective than a usual care exercise program at improving mobility in…
Meeting News

Higher intensity physical activity reduces likelihood of fatigue in healthy older adults

May 26, 2017
Physical activity interventions that emphasize vigorous exercise may help high-functioning older adults maintain low fatigability, according to data presented at the…
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Technology Innovations

Effects of Patient Care Unit Design and Technology on Nurse and Patient Care Technician Communication

Journal of Gerontological Nursing, April 2018, Volume 44 Issue 4
The current study described RN and patient care technician (PCT) communication in centralized and hybrid decentralized…
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VIDEO: Psychological benefits of neuromodulator injections

September 26, 2016
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