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

Ambulation Patterns Post-Discharge in Older Adults Identified as Fall Risk: A Descriptive Pilot Study

Research in Gerontological Nursing
Online Advanced Release, February 28, 2019
Older adults identified as fall risk during a hospital stay may be at high risk for decreased ambulation during…
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CME

Sleep Disturbances in Elderly Patients: June 2018

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Psychiatric Annals

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VIDEO: Depression prevention strategies similarly effective for black, white at-risk older adults

May 16, 2016
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