Effect of a Long-Term Physical Activity Intervention on Resting Pulse Rate in Older Persons: Results from the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Study.

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OBJECTIVES To assess the utility of a long-term physical activity (PA) intervention for reducing resting pulse rate (RPR) in older persons. DESIGN Community. SETTING Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Study. PARTICIPANTS Individuals aged 70 to 89 (N = 1,635, 67.2% women) were randomized to a moderate-intensity PA intervention (n = 818… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/jgs.14380

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@article{Hartaigh2016EffectOA, title={Effect of a Long-Term Physical Activity Intervention on Resting Pulse Rate in Older Persons: Results from the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders Study.}, author={Br{\'i}ain W J {\'O} Hartaigh and Laura Lovato and Marco Pahor and Thomas W Buford and John Dodson and Daniel E. Forman and Matthew P. Buman and Jamehl L. Demons and Adam J. Santanasto and Christine Liu and Michael E. Miller and Mary Mcgrae McDermott and Thomas M. Gill}, journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society}, year={2016}, volume={64 12}, pages={2511-2516} }