Browsing Education by Subject "Aged, 80 and over"
Now showing items 1-4 of 4
Effects of dumbbell and elastic band training on physical function in older inner-city African-American women (Routledge, 2002)Providing inner-city minorities with inexpensive exercise programs may be a means of reducing frailty and maintaining independent lifestyles in this population. To determine the efficacy of such a program, 22 African-American ...
(Informa Healthcare, 2003-02)To determine the effectiveness of an intervention programme utilizing modules specifically designed to challenge mobility in older adults.
(Academic Press, 2003-03)Falls are common among older adults. Many physical parameters including reduced postural stability, decreased dynamic balance, gait disorders, strength deficits, difficulty standing from a chair, and other impairments have ...
(Ammons Scientific, 2001-08)This study examined the attitudes toward exercise held by older adults within different stages of the exercise change model for the purpose of aiding health professionals in developing effective approaches that engage older ...