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Garrett M. Hester, Zachary K. Pope, Mitchel A. Magrini, Ryan J. Colquhoun, Alejandra Barrera-Curiel, Carlos A. Estrada, Alex A. Olmos and Jason M. DeFreitas

Roie et al., 2011 ). Finally, fatigability of maximal velocity parameters for the knee extensors is negatively affected by age and appears to be influential on physical functioning. For example, PV ( Callahan & Kent-Braun, 2011 ; Dalton, Power, Vandervoort, & Rice, 2012 ; Wallace et al., 2016 ) and

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Silvia Varela, José M. Cancela, Manuel Seijo-Martinez and Carlos Ayán

not significantly improved by exercising ( Chou, Hwang, & Wu, 2012 ). Similarly, Giné-Garriga, Roqué-Figuls, Coll-Planas, Sitjá-Rabert, and Salviá ( 2014 ) carried out a systematic review to determine the efficacy of exercise on improving performance-based measures of physical function in frail older

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Cameron J. Powden, Matthew C. Hoch and Johanna M. Hoch

and then-test were identified for the overall WOMAC score as well as pain and physical function domains. Abbreviations: ACI, Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation; ADL, Activities of Daily Living; ASES, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons; FESV, Questionnaire to Assess Pain Processing Fragebogen Zur

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Annemarthe L. Herrema, Marjan J. Westerman, Ellen J.I. van Dongen, Urszula Kudla and Martijn Veltkamp

protein-exercise intervention amongst older adults. The trial focused on testing the feasibility of a combined protein-exercise intervention in a real-life setting, and exploring its potential impact, including physical functioning, strength, and body composition as a consequence of consuming > 25 grams

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Lauren T. Ptomey, Eric D. Vidoni, Esteban Montenegro-Montenegro, Michael A. Thompson, Joseph R. Sherman, Anna M. Gorczyca, Jerry L. Greene, Richard A. Washburn and Joseph E. Donnelly

-care ( Alzheimer’s Association, 2017 ). Physical activity (PA) may provide an accessible, practical, and economical nonpharmacologic approach for the management of AD. Participation in moderate-intensity PA (MPA) may allow patients with AD to maintain cognitive and physical function and quality of life as the

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Trisha Patel and Neeru Jayanthi

who participated in club and intramural sports ( Simon & Docherty, 2014 ). Simon and Docherty also reported that the recreational athlete controls in their study scored better than the general non-athlete US population on physical function, depression, and pain interferences scales, suggesting a

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Paige M. Watkins, Elissa Burton and Anne-Marie Hill

care system. Older people are living longer and are more likely to be living with chronic disease (such as Type 2 diabetes) than younger people ( Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2014a , 2014b ). A decline in physical function, increased loss of lean muscle mass, and a deterioration in bone

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Samuel D. Muir, Sandun S.M. Silva, Mulu A. Woldegiorgis, Hayley Rider, Denny Meyer and Madawa W. Jayawardana

frequent PA Davey et al 35 ,a  Physical functioning Greater physical functioning Freak-Poli et al 23  Average step count per day Greater average step count Ablah et al 32 Freak-Poli et al 24  Sitting time Less sitting time Freak-Poli et al 23 Macniven et al 39  Quality of life Greater physical health

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Junga Lee

, R.I. , Russo , A. , … Landi , F. ( 2008 ). Physical function and self-rated health status as predictors of mortality: Results from longitudinal analysis in the ilSIRENTE study . BMC Geriatrics, 8, 34 . PubMed ID: 19102751 doi:10.1186/1471-2318-8-34 10.1186/1471-2318-8-34 Chen , P

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James R. Vallerand, Ryan E. Rhodes, Gordan J. Walker and Kerry S. Courneya

exercise on quality of life and physical function in patients with cancer: an individual patient data meta-analysis of 34 RCTs . Cancer Treat Rev . 2017 ; 52 : 91 – 104 . PubMed ID: 28006694 doi:10.1016/j.ctrv.2016.11.010 28006694 10.1016/j.ctrv.2016.11.010 7. Sweegers MG , Altenburg TM