Tom VanArnam

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BACKGROUND Modification of everyday tasks in older adults is associated with risk of deleterious health outcomes. The purpose of this study was to develop a task modification scale to examine its reliability and comparability to timed performance and common measures of physical function and impairment. METHODS Eighty-two (21 men, 61 women) older adults(More)
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to determine the efficacy of 10 weeks of resistance (RT), functional (FT), or functional plus resistance (FRT) training in older adults who modify tasks of everyday life and are at risk for subsequent disability. METHODS Thirty-two older adults (75.8 +/- 6.7 years) were tested following a control period and(More)
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