Physical activity and the ambulant person with dementia in long term care: influence of health care professionals

Ina O Brien

NUI, Galway

Ina O Brien works in long term care in Co. Mayo. She recently completed her Masters in Chronic Illness Management in NUI-Galway


Background Recent literature suggests physical activity may improve the behavioural and psychological symptoms associated with dementia, however little attention has been given to current physical activity levels of the... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Ina O Brien (NUI, Galway)

Topic Areas

Lifecourse, older people or dementia , Chronic illness


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