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An evaluation of the effectiveness of a multi-modal intervention in frail and pre-frail older people with type 2 diabetes--the MID-Frail study: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
(BioMed Central, 2014) info:eu-repo/semantics/article,
Background: Diabetes, a highly prevalent, chronic disease, is associated with increasing frailty and functional decline in older people, with concomitant personal, social, and public health implications. We describe the ...
Gender's effect on a school-based intervention in the prepubertal growth spurt
(De Gruyter, 2014) info:eu-repo/semantics/article,
Children aged 10-11 years pass through a dynamic developmental period marked by rapid changes in body size, shape, and composition, all of which are sexually dimorphic. The purpose of this study was to analyze the effects ...
Strength and endurance training prescription in healthy and frail elderly
(Aging and Disease, 2014) info:eu-repo/semantics/article,
Aging is associated with declines in the neuromuscular and cardiovascular systems, resulting in an impaired capacity to perform daily activities. Frailty is an age-associated biological syndrome characterized by decreases ...