Self-reported home exercise and younger age predict improved health-related quality of life among community-dwelling elderly participants in a three-month group exercise class.

  • Kotaro Tamari
  • Published 2011 in Journal of physiological anthropology
This study investigated predictors of outcome for a three-month group-exercise program among a community-dwelling Japanese population aged over 65 (n=42). The primary outcome variable was health-related quality of life (HRQOL) using the Short Form 36 (SF-36). Candidate predictors included demographic variables, medical history of chronic diseases, and… (More)