Chapter

Older people

Domhnall MacAuley

in Oxford Handbook of Sport and Exercise Medicine

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print November 2012 | ISBN: 9780199660155
Published online November 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191743016 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199660155.003.0014

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Older people

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Exercise and successful ageing - Evidence for adopting exercise in older age - Exercise as primary prevention in older age - Exercise as secondary prevention in older age - Recommendations for aerobic exercise in older age - Recommendations for resistance exercise in older age - Recommendations for flexibility/balance exercise in older age - Fitness deterioration with age - Exercise testing in older people

Chapter.  2580 words. 

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine

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