Physical activity for the prevention of cognitive decline


A sedentary life style has been associated with different types of dementia in several cross sectional, longitudinal, and case-controlled studies. However, randomized controlled trials that support this relationship are rare, have rather few participants, and mainly focus on physical (usually aerobic) exercise. The benefit of an increased physical activity… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00391-011-0262-6


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@article{Denkinger2011PhysicalAF, title={Physical activity for the prevention of cognitive decline}, author={Dr M.D. Denkinger and Th. Nikolaus and Claudia M Denkinger and Albert Lukas}, journal={Zeitschrift f{\"{u}r Gerontologie und Geriatrie}, year={2011}, volume={45}, pages={11-16} }