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Christine E. Roberts, Louise H. Phillips, Clare L. Cooper, Stuart Gray and Julia L. Allan

evaluation (FA); and the Physical Performance Test (PPT). Accepted self-reported ADL measures were: Medical Outcomes Study (MOS) Short Form, physical functioning subscale (SF36-PF); Barthel Index (BI); Lawton and Brody Instrumental Activities of Daily Living Scale (IADL); Katz Index of Independence in

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Guy C. Wilson, Yorgi Mavros, Lotti Tajouri and Maria Fiatarone Singh

. Outcomes (OR) (functional performance) (disability) (mobility) (functional capacity) (physical function*) (ADL) (IADL) (quality of life) (QOL) (daily activities) (daily function) (SF-36) (chair rise) (chair stand) (sit to stand) (stair climb) (stair power) (gait speed) (6 minute walk) (6mw*) (balance

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Pak-Kwong Chung and Ka-Man Leung

have been evaluated in different populations globally, including China ( Zhang et al., 2012 ). This measurement comprises eight domains: physical functioning, physical role, bodily pain, general health, vitality, social functioning, emotional role, and mental health. In this study, only physical

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Ellen Freiberger, Elisabeth Rydwik, Astrid Chorus, Erwin Tak, Christophe Delecluse, Federico Schena, Nina Waaler, Bob Laventure and Nico van Meeteren

individual, because of personal physical (physiologic and physical functioning), psychological (mental), social (inclusion, independence, and participation), and spiritual (sense making, autonomy, and freedom of choice) benefits. ○ On the macrolevel: For the society, because of the participation of older

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Megan S. Farris, Kerry S. Courneya, Rachel O’Reilly and Christine M. Friedenreich

, physical functioning, role-physical limitations, bodily pain, vitality, social functioning, role-emotional limitations, and mental health. Furthermore, the 8 domain scores were used to estimate a physical component summary score and a mental component summary score. All domain and summary scores were

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Guy El Hajj Boutros, José A. Morais and Antony D. Karelis

repetitions at 50–100% of 10-repetition maximum); HIIT (4 × 4-min treadmill walking at 90–95% maximal heart rate, interspersed by 3-min active recovery); and moderate continuous aerobic training (70–75% maximal heart rate for 47 min) on cognitive and physical functions in healthy older adults ( Coetsee

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Emmanuel Frimpong, Joanne A. McVeigh and Rebecca M. Meiring

exhausted, and usually if pain persists for at least 6 months ( Bade, Kohrt, & Stevens-Lapsley, 2010 ; Kim et al., 2011 ; Schache et al., 2014 ). The objectives of TKA are pain relief, improvements in quality of life, and physical functions (including an increase in habitual PA and a decrease in the time

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Allyson Brothers and Manfred Diehl

, therefore, result in favorable consequences for health and physical functioning. Taken together, the presented evidence provides the foundation upon which we have developed the Aging Plus program. The Aging Plus Intervention: Theoretical Background and Curriculum Theoretical Background The Aging Plus

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Bente M. Raafs, Esther G.A. Karssemeijer, Lizzy Van der Horst, Justine A. Aaronson, Marcel G.M. Olde Rikkert and Roy P.C. Kessels

. The physical category included bodily pain, pain, physical activity, physical component, physical composite, physical functioning, physical health, physical health QoL, physical QoL, physical role, role limitation due to physical health problems, role physical, and role-physical. The psychological

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Shirit Kamil-Rosenberg, Mary L. Greaney, Tsivia Hochman and Carol Ewing Garber

active and improve their physical function ( Berg et al., 2012 ; Brach, Simonsick, Kritchevsky, Yaffe, & Newman, 2004 ; Chakravarty et al., 2008 ; Greaney et al., 2008 ; Miller, Rejeski, Reboussin, Ten Have, & Ettinger 2000 ; Reynolds & Silverstein, 2003 ). Therefore, modifying health behaviors can