Easy to Explain but Hard to Solve: Factors Affecting Adherence to Exercise in Older Adults

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Course Type: Online | ExPAAC

Author(s): Barbara Ainsworth, PhD, MPH

Price: $24.30 Geriatric Section Member* | $27 Member | $45 Nonmember (fee subject to change/ *Section member discount automatically applied during checkout)

CEU: 0.15 CEUs (1.5 contact hours)

Description: From the Exercise and Physical Activity in Aging Conference (ExPAAC): Blending Research and Practice.

Using a socioecological model, this presentation will provide an overview of the prevalence of physical activity in adults from mid-life into older adulthood and review factors associated with physical activity participation and adherence. The presentation will set the stage for subsequent talks that deal with specific topics.

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