Group fitness activities for the elderly: an innovative approach to reduce falls and injuries

Giuseppe Battaglia, Caterina Mammina, Antonino Bianco, Antonino Patti, Antonio Palma, Marianna Bellafiore, Antonio Paoli, Maria Concetta Cataldo, Fatma Nese Sahin

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Abstract

The aim of this study was to examine the opportunity to adopt, for the elderly, already validated function ability tests to better understand how to prevent falls and injuries and to better plan group fitness activities like ballroom dance classes (e.g., Valzer, Polka, Mazurka).
Lingua originaleEnglish
pagine (da-a)147-152
Numero di pagine6
RivistaAging clinical and experimental research
Volume26
Stato di pubblicazionePublished - 2014

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ageing
  • Geriatrics and Gerontology

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