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The objectives of this scoping review are to map existing evidence of how physical activity strategies are integrated and explored in studies of reablement for community-dwelling older adults and to identify knowledge gaps.
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Name: JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports
Older adults may have difficulty meeting the Physical Activity (PA) Guidelines. A favorable balance between PA and sedentary time (SED) is an important determinant of physical performance in older adu...
A telehealth-delivered physical activity program was implemented within two low-income older adult housing properties utilizing the Otago exercise program, a physical therapy program endorsed by the C...
Evaluating physical performance could facilitate dementia risk assessment. However, findings differ regarding which type of physical performance best predicts dementia.
Health empowerment is an individual's perceived control and competence related to health and health care. The projected increased growth of the older adult population calls for a health-related empowe...
Chronic pain (CP) is prevalent among older adults in many Western countries and its prevalence, factors, and self-reported or objective measured health impacts have been well documented. However, ther...
The purpose of this study is to determine whether a special kind of rehabilitation offered to home-dwelling older adults is effective with regards to functional ability and municipal costs...
The aim for the study is to use the function WeRun in the application WeChat to encourage physical activity and social engagement among community dwelling older adults and their family mem...
Reablement holds a potential to become a new rehabilitation model and has been implemented in some western countries including Norway and Denmark. At present, there is a lack of scientific...
The first phase of the study aims to study the incidence of near-falls. The second phase will be to develop a scale which operationalize balance recovery confidence in the older adults. Th...
It is well known that exercise is great medicine, however, for frail older adults who are often homebound and require assistance with personal care, there are gaps in both prescribing this...
Community centers for older adults and providers of resources for the community. In addition to providing services and activities for older adults that reflect the community's diversity, they link participants with resources offered by other agencies.
Policies and programs which ensure that DISPLACED PERSONS and chronic illnesses receive the support and SOCIAL SERVICES needed to live in their communities.
Older adults or aged individuals who are lacking in general strength and are unusually susceptible to disease or to other infirmity.
Insertion of viral DNA into host-cell DNA. This includes integration of phage DNA into bacterial DNA; (LYSOGENY); to form a PROPHAGE or integration of retroviral DNA into cellular DNA to form a PROVIRUS.
Nutritional physiology of adults aged 65 years of age and older.