Older adults' motivating factors and barriers to exercise to prevent falls

  title={Older adults' motivating factors and barriers to exercise to prevent falls},
  author={Gudrun Cathrine Lindgren de Groot and Lisbeth Maria Fagerstr{\"o}m},
  journal={Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy},
  pages={153 - 160}
Abstract The aim of this study was to describe motivating factors and barriers for older adults to adhere to group exercise in the local community aiming to prevent falls, and thereby gain knowledge about how health professionals can stimulate adherence. The motivation equation was used as a theoretical framework. Data were collected from individual semi-structured interviews (n = 10). The interviews were taped, transcribed, and thereafter analysed by using a descriptive content analysis… 

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