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Muscle Strength and Aerobic Endurance as Factors Differentiating Falling and Non-Falling Men over 70 Years

fractures in Finland between 1970 and 1997 and predictions for the future. Lance, 1999. 353: 802-805. Karinkanta S, Heinonen A, Sievanen H, Uusi-Rasi K, Kannus P. Factors predicting dynamic balance and quality of life in home-dwelling elderly women. Gerontology, 2005. 51(2): 116-121. Lajoie Y, Gallagner SP. Predicting falls within the elderly community: comparison of postural sway, reaction time, the Berg balance scale and the Activities-specific Balance Confidence (ABC) scale for comparing fallers and non-fallers. Arch

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Influence of Resistance Training on Blood Pressure in Patients with Metabolic Syndrome and Menopause

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Kinematic Adaptations of Forward and Backward Walking on Land and in Water

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Effect of Nordic Walking and Water Aerobics Training on Body Composition and the Blood Flow in Lower Extremities in Elderly Women

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The Relationship Between Body Composition, Anaerobic Performance and Sprint Ability of Amputee Soccer Players

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The Involvement of Budapest Residents with Visual Impairments in Leisure Sports: Barriers and Facilitators

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Evaluation of the Effects of Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation of The Lower Limbs Combined with Pulmonary Rehabilitation on Exercise Tolerance in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

activities, thus reducing the patient’s self-support. Therefore, COPD is not only a medical issue, but also a social challenge to the patient due to factors such as decreased quality of life, disablement and social isolation. Moreover, exacerbation of COPD symptoms leads to hospitalization of the patients and thus, demands greater funds to support treatment ( Decramer, 2015 ). Currently, COPD is perceived not only as a pulmonary disease, but more as a systemic disease affecting functioning of other organs, including locomotor system. Impaired functioning of skeletal

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An update on osteoporosis

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Hand Grip Strength Vs. Sprint Effectiveness in Amputee Soccer Players

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Attitudes of Iranian Male University Students Toward Sport and Exercise with Reference to Age, Educational Level, and Field of Study

mortabet ba salamat daneshjoyan daneshgah olom pezeshki Ilam dar sal 1384/A study of the quality of students' life in the university of medical sciences of Ilam in 2005/. Toloue Behdasht, 6(2), 31-8. Matthys, J.M., Lantz, C.D. (1998). The effects of different activity modes on attitudes toward physical activity. Iowa Association of Health Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Journal, 31(2), 24-26. Mirsafian, H. (2014). Constraints to participation in physical activity and sport: a comparative study between Hungarian and Iranian Students. Doctoral

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