The perspectives of pre-frail and frail older people on being advised about exercise: a qualitative study.

@article{Jadczak2018ThePO,
  title={The perspectives of pre-frail and frail older people on being advised about exercise: a qualitative study.},
  author={Agathe Daria Jadczak and Joanne Dollard and Neha Naresh Mahajan and Renuka Visvanathan},
  journal={Family practice},
  year={2018},
  volume={35 3},
  pages={
          330-335
        }
}
Background Exercise is considered to be the most effective strategy to treat, prevent and delay frailty, a prevalent geriatric syndrome observed in clinical practice. Encouraging frail older people to take up exercise is crucial in the management of this condition. The study aimed to explore pre-frail and frail older peoples' perspectives in relation to being advised about exercise and their perceptions of the general practitioners' (GPs) role in promoting exercise for older people. Methods… CONTINUE READING
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