Predictors of long-term exercise adherence in a community-based sample of older women.

@article{Findorff2009PredictorsOL,
  title={Predictors of long-term exercise adherence in a community-based sample of older women.},
  author={Mary J Findorff and Jean F Wyman and Cynthia R. Gross},
  journal={Journal of women's health},
  year={2009},
  volume={18 11},
  pages={1769-76}
}
BACKGROUND Few studies have examined long-term exercise adherence in older women. The purpose of this study was to assess predictors of adherence to an intervention involving walking and balance exercises. METHODS This was a randomized controlled trial with 2-year follow-up. Sedentary women (n = 137) aged > or =70 randomized to the exercise intervention were evaluated in their homes. The exercise prescription included walking 30 minutes per day 5 days per week and completing 11 balance… CONTINUE READING
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