Relationship between fatigue and fatigability on physical function: a review of the literature

@inproceedings{Nagaraja2015RelationshipBF,
  title={Relationship between fatigue and fatigability on physical function: a review of the literature},
  author={M. Nagaraja},
  year={2015}
}
Evaluating fatigue and fatigability’s association with physical function is of public health importance because among the older population almost 38.7% report one or more disabilities. Fatigue is also one of the most commonly reported reasons (65.5 episodes per 100 person-months) for restricted activity among community-dwelling older adults. Past research has only examined the relationship between fatigue and physical function, generally showing positive associations. However, fatigability may… CONTINUE READING