The effect of exercise interventions on cognitive outcome in Alzheimer's disease: a systematic review

@article{Farina2013TheEO,
  title={The effect of exercise interventions on cognitive outcome in Alzheimer's disease: a systematic review},
  author={N. Farina and J. Rusted and N. Tabet},
  journal={International Psychogeriatrics},
  year={2013},
  volume={26},
  pages={9 - 18}
}
ABSTRACT Background: Non-pharmacological interventions may have a role in both the prevention and slowing down of disease progression in Alzheimer's disease (AD). The role of exercise in disease prevention, for example, has been extensively evaluated in large epidemiological studies. Much less is known about the potential benefit of exercise in patients already diagnosed with AD. It was therefore the aim of this systematic review to assess the effectiveness of exercise in attenuating cognitive… Expand
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