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The Resource Exercise for aging adults : a guide for practitioners, edited by Gail M. Sullivan, Alice K. Pomidor

Exercise for aging adults : a guide for practitioners, edited by Gail M. Sullivan, Alice K. Pomidor

Label
Exercise for aging adults : a guide for practitioners
Title
Exercise for aging adults
Title remainder
a guide for practitioners
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gail M. Sullivan, Alice K. Pomidor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book translates the new findings in exercise research for the elderly for busy practitioners, trainees, students and administrators.℗l This book provides practical strategies that can be implemented immediately in the common settings in which practitioners care for adults.℗l The format includes key points and case examples which showcase the strong evidence supporting exercise by older adults as a key tool to enhance health, prevent serious outcomes, such as hospitalization and functional loss, and as part of the treatment plan for diseases that are common in older adults elderly with.℗l Written by experts in the field of exercise in older persons, this book is a guide to maintaining quality of life and functional independence from frail to healthy aging adults.℗l℗l Strategies and exercises are discussed for specific care settings and illustrated via links to video examples, to ensure readers can immediately apply described techniques. ℗l Exercise for Aging Adults: A Guide for Practitioners is a useful tool for physicians, residents in training, medical students, physical therapists, gerontology advance practice nurse practitioners, assisted living facility administrators, directors of recreation, and long-term care directors
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
613.7/10846
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
RA781
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WB 541
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sullivan, Gail M.
  • Pomidor, Alice K.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Exercise for older people
  • Exercise
  • Exercise Therapy
  • Aged
  • General practice
  • Nursing
  • Physiotherapy
  • Geriatric medicine
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • Exercise for older people
Target audience
specialized
Label
Exercise for aging adults : a guide for practitioners, edited by Gail M. Sullivan, Alice K. Pomidor
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Physiology of Aging and Exercise -- Benefits of Exercise for Older Adults -- Risks of Exercise for Older Adults -- Types of Exercise: Flexibility, Strengthening, Endurance, Balance -- Motivational Interviewing for Older Adults -- Writing an Exercise Prescription for Older Adults -- Cultural Considerations for Exercise in Older Adults -- Exercises for Older Adults in Nursing Home and Assisted Living Facilities -- Exercise for Hospitalized Older Adults -- Frailty and Older Adults -- Community-Based Exercise Programs for Older Adults -- Implementing and Disseminating Exercise Programs for Older Adult Populations
Control code
917889390
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (155 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319160955
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-16095-5
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
822288
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)917889390
Label
Exercise for aging adults : a guide for practitioners, edited by Gail M. Sullivan, Alice K. Pomidor
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Physiology of Aging and Exercise -- Benefits of Exercise for Older Adults -- Risks of Exercise for Older Adults -- Types of Exercise: Flexibility, Strengthening, Endurance, Balance -- Motivational Interviewing for Older Adults -- Writing an Exercise Prescription for Older Adults -- Cultural Considerations for Exercise in Older Adults -- Exercises for Older Adults in Nursing Home and Assisted Living Facilities -- Exercise for Hospitalized Older Adults -- Frailty and Older Adults -- Community-Based Exercise Programs for Older Adults -- Implementing and Disseminating Exercise Programs for Older Adult Populations
Control code
917889390
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (155 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319160955
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-16095-5
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
822288
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)917889390

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