Physical activity in U.S. older adults with diabetes mellitus: prevalence and correlates of meeting physical activity recommendations.

@article{Zhao2011PhysicalAI,
  title={Physical activity in U.S. older adults with diabetes mellitus: prevalence and correlates of meeting physical activity recommendations.},
  author={Guixiang Zhao and Earl S. Ford and Chaoyang Li and Lina S. Balluz},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={2011},
  volume={59 1},
  pages={132-7}
}
OBJECTIVES To compare the prevalence and correlates of meeting current recommendations for physical activity in older adults with and without diabetes mellitus (DM) in the United States. DESIGN A cross-sectional, population-based sample. SETTING The 2007 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey, which employs random-digit dialing to interview noninstitutionalized U.S. adults. PARTICIPANTS Ninety-nine thousand one hundred seventy-two adults (18,370 with DM) aged 65 and older… CONTINUE READING

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