The effects of physical exercise on depressive symptoms among the aged: a systematic review.

@article{Sjsten2006TheEO,
  title={The effects of physical exercise on depressive symptoms among the aged: a systematic review.},
  author={Noora Maria Sj{\"o}sten and Sirkka-Liisa Kivel{\"a}},
  journal={International journal of geriatric psychiatry},
  year={2006},
  volume={21 5},
  pages={410-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the effects of physical exercise on depression or depressive symptoms among the aged. METHOD A literature search covering various medical databases was conducted to identify randomised controlled trials (RCT's) about the effects of exercise treatments on depression or depressive symptoms among the aged. The studies were classified according to the baseline depression status of participants and assessed in relation to allocation concealment, blinding at outcome… CONTINUE READING
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