Participation in community exercise classes: barriers to access.

  title={Participation in community exercise classes: barriers to access.},
  author={Sue Vernon and Fiona A. Ross},
  journal={British journal of community nursing},
  volume={13 2},
Falls prevention is an important part of national health policy and while there are many causes of falls, there is increasing evidence that advocates the use of targeted balance and stability exercise training to address the risk factor of postural instability. The introduction of these exercise programmes in primary care raise questions about the most effective implementation methods that are accessible and acceptable to older people and support maximum adherence. An understanding of factors… CONTINUE READING