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Functional Performance in Older Adults After a Combination Multicomponent Exercise Program and Bingo Game

@article{Crandall2015FunctionalPI,
  title={Functional Performance in Older Adults After a Combination Multicomponent Exercise Program and Bingo Game},
  author={K. J. Crandall and Ciaran M. Fairman and James Anderson},
  journal={International journal of exercise science},
  year={2015},
  volume={8},
  pages={5}
}
  • K. J. Crandall, Ciaran M. Fairman, James Anderson
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • International journal of exercise science
  • International Journal of Exercise Science 8(1) : 38-48, 2015. Inexpensive exercise interventions are needed to attract and retain older adults to participate in sufficient amounts of exercise to improve functional performance (FP). This study examined the addition of a program enhancing game, bingo, to a multicomponent exercise program (BingocizeTM). Older adults (18 women, M age = 75.1 (8.63) years, participated 2 days per week (4560 minute sessions) for 10 weeks. Participants sat at tables… CONTINUE READING

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