Does physical activity prevent cognitive decline and dementia?: A systematic review and meta-analysis of longitudinal studies


BACKGROUND By 2050, it has been estimated that approximately one-fifth of the population will be made up of older adults (aged ≥60 years). Old age often comes with cognitive decline and dementia. Physical activity may prevent cognitive decline and dementia. METHODS We reviewed and synthesised prospective studies into physical activity and cognitive… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-510


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