Interventions to increase physical activity among aging adults: a meta-analysis.

  title={Interventions to increase physical activity among aging adults: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Vicki S. Conn and Jeffrey C. Valentine and Harris M. Cooper},
  journal={Annals of behavioral medicine : a publication of the Society of Behavioral Medicine},
  volume={24 3},
OBJECTIVES This review applied meta-analytic procedures to integrate primary research findings that test interventions to increase activity among aging adults. METHODS We performed extensive literature searching strategies and located published and unpublished intervention studies that measured the activity behavior of at least five participants with a mean age of 60 years or greater. Primary study results were coded, and meta-analytic procedures were conducted. RESULTS The overall effect… CONTINUE READING

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