Development and initial testing of functional task exercise on older adults with cognitive impairment at risk of Alzheimer's disease--FcTSim programme--a feasibility study.

@article{Law2013DevelopmentAI,
  title={Development and initial testing of functional task exercise on older adults with cognitive impairment at risk of Alzheimer's disease--FcTSim programme--a feasibility study.},
  author={Lawla L F Law and Fiona Barnett and Matthew K Yau and Marion Alexandra Gray},
  journal={Occupational therapy international},
  year={2013},
  volume={20 4},
  pages={185-97}
}
The purpose of this study was to illustrate the development of a new functional task-based exercise programme and initially test its feasibility as well as effectiveness for older adults with mild cognitive impairment (MCI). This study used a single-group repeated-measures design. A total of 11 patients (mean age 71.8 years) were recruited to participate in a structured functional task exercise programme for 10 weeks. All outcome measures were undertaken at baseline, post-intervention and post… CONTINUE READING