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Tai Chi/Qigong Exercise Persistence Among Residents of Senior Housing

2010-07-15 17:00:00 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This randomized field trial uses a self-report daily exercise log to answer the research question: Does frequency of instruction influence tai chi/qigong home practice exercise persistence among residents of Senior housing?

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label

Conditions

Physical Activity

Intervention

Instructor contact, Instructor contact

Location

D'Youville College
Buffalo
New York
United States
14201

Status

Completed

Source

D'Youville College

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2010-07-15T17:00:00-0400

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