A randomized controlled trial of an activity specific exercise program for individuals with Alzheimer disease in long-term care settings.

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OBJECTIVE To determine whether an activity specific exercise program could improve ability to perform basic mobility activities in long-term care residents with Alzheimer disease (AD). DESIGN Randomized, controlled, single-blinded clinical trial. SETTING Residents of 7 long-term care facilities. PARTICIPANTS Eighty-two long-term care residents with… (More)
DOI: 10.1519/JPT.0b013e31820aab9c

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@article{Roach2011ARC, title={A randomized controlled trial of an activity specific exercise program for individuals with Alzheimer disease in long-term care settings.}, author={Kathryn E. Roach and Ruth Marchand Tappen and Neva J. Kirk-Sanchez and Christine L Williams and David A. Loewenstein}, journal={Journal of geriatric physical therapy}, year={2011}, volume={34 2}, pages={50-6} }