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Wild at heart: Tapping into the restorative power of the great outdoors
Jason Surridge and colleagues describe how they set up Reflection, an adventure therapy group designed to help clients benefit from 'the restorative power of the mountains'.
A systematic mapping review of outdoor activities and mobility in care homes
Background: Care home residents should be offered opportunities to participate in meaningful activities in an environment of their choice (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, 2013). Whilst outdoor activities ...
A randomized controlled trial of the compuLsive Exercise Activity TheraPy (LEAP): A new approach to compulsive exercise in anorexia nervosa
OBJECTIVE: To compare the efficacy of the compuLsive Exercise Activity theraPy (LEAP) programme integrated with manualized cognitive behavioral therapy for anorexia nervosa (CBT-AN) compared to CBT-AN alone. METHOD: ...
Within and between day repeatability of the incremental shuttle walking test in patients with thoracic cancer
Background Breathlessness is common in patients with thoracic cancer but difficult to manage. The Incremental Shuttle Walking Test (ISWT) can help assess new treatments, but its repeatability has not been described in this ...
WITHDRAWN - Physical activity for improving cognition in older people with mild cognitive impairment
This is a protocol for a Cochrane Review (Intervention). The objectives are as follows: A primary objective of the present review is to evaluate and quantify the effectiveness of physical activity interventions in improving ...
Physical activity and learning disability
The inclusion of people with learning disabilities in sporting activities promotes a number of positive outcomes. These may include opportunities for social inclusion, the creation of positive role models for other people ...
Corrigendum to "Instructors’ perceptions of mostly seated exercise classes: Exploring the concept of chair based exercise"
In the article titled "Instructors' Perceptions ofMostly Seated Exercise Classes: Exploring the Concept of Chair Based Exercise" , there was an error in the Acknowledgments, which should be corrected as follows: This ...