Outdoor environment, mobility decline and quality of life among older people
Published inStudies in sport, physical education and health
DisciplineGerontologia ja kansanterveys
PublisherUniversity of Jyväskylä
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Eronen, Johanna (University of Jyväskylä, 2015)
Tsai, Li-Tang (University of Jyväskylä, 2017)Autonomy in mobility is a central component of active ageing. Life-space mobility describes where, when, and how an individual reaches desired destinations. Walking, an important form of physical activity among older ...
Associations of Environmental Features With Outdoor Physical Activity on Weekdays and Weekend Days : A Cross-Sectional Study Among Older People Keskinen, Kirsi E.; Gao, Ying; Rantakokko, Merja; Rantanen, Taina; Portegijs, Erja (Frontiers Media SA, 2020)Background: Physical activity (PA) of higher intensity and longer duration mainly accumulates from older adults' out-of-home activities. Outdoor PA is influenced by environmental features; however, the day-to-day variability ...
Associations between Perceived Outdoor Environment and Walking Modifications in Community-Dwelling Older People : A Two-Year Follow-Up Study Skantz, Heidi; Rantanen, Taina; Rantalainen, Timo; Keskinen, Kirsi E.; Palmberg, Lotta; Portegijs, Erja; Eronen, Johanna; Rantakokko, Merja (SAGE Publications, 2020)Objectives: To examine associations of perceived outdoor environment with the prevalence and development of adaptive (e.g., slower pace) and maladaptive (e.g., avoiding walking) modifications in walking 2 km among older ...
Sakari, Ritva (University of Jyväskylä, 2013)