A tale of two studies of dementia and the benefits of exercise

Neville, Christine, Teri, Linda, Henwood, Timothy and Beattie, Elizabeth (2013). A tale of two studies of dementia and the benefits of exercise. In: IAGG 2013: The 20th World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Seoul, South Korea, (S391-S391). 23-27 June, 2013.

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Author Neville, Christine
Teri, Linda
Henwood, Timothy
Beattie, Elizabeth
Title of paper A tale of two studies of dementia and the benefits of exercise
Conference name IAGG 2013: The 20th World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics
Conference location Seoul, South Korea
Conference dates 23-27 June, 2013
Journal name The Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging   Check publisher's open access policy
Place of Publication Paris, France
Publisher Editions SERDI
Publication Year 2013
Sub-type Published abstract
Open Access Status
ISSN 1279-7707
1760-4788
Volume 17
Issue Supp. 1
Start page S391
End page S391
Total pages 1
Language eng
Formatted Abstract/Summary
Introduction : The trajectory of dementia makes it difficult for affected persons to maintain adequate levels of physical activity. Physical inactivity is associated with decline in cognitive, functional and physical health which in turn complicates care provision and increases mortality. These studies report on how two exercise programs improved health outcomes...
Keyword Dementia
Dementia care
Exercise
Nonpharmacological therapy
BPSD
Q-Index Code EX
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status UQ

Document type: Conference Paper
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