Physical Activity/Rehabilitation

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Higher purpose in life impacts physical functioning in older adults

August 16, 2017

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…
In the Journals

Physical activity counseling inexpensive, effective in older men

February 13, 2017
Older men who enrolled in a primary care-based physical activity counseling group saw improvements in physical activity and rapid gait speed at a small fraction of their
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Research Brief

Community-Based Older Adults' Acceptance of and Willingness Toward Waist Circumference Measurement

Journal of Gerontological Nursing, May 2019, Volume 45 Issue 5
Older adults have higher rates of central obesity and greater risk for central obesity–related diseases compared to…
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Sleep Disturbances in Elderly Patients: June 2018

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Psychiatric Annals

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Meeting News

VIDEO: Transparency improves patient care, builds just culture

April 17, 2019
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