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Topic- Functional training

 

Fewer than 20% of older adults need ADL help-3164

Fewer than 20% of older adults need ADL help

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Physical activity reduces risk of functional limitations-3160

Physical activity reduces risk of functional limitations

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Circuit training improves gait speed-2977

Circuit training improves gait speed

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After knee replacement, good results come from immediate water therapy-2909

After knee replacement, good results come from immediate water therapy

Aquatic therapy has been shown to have a beneficial effect after total hip arthroplasty (THA) and total knee arthroplasty (TKA), surgeries that replace the damaged joint with a metal and plastic or ceramic substitute. Water therapy, according to background for a recent study, typically begins about two weeks after surgery, after the wound has healed.

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Significant improvement follows strength training for nursing home residents-2891

Significant improvement follows strength training for nursing home residents

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After hip replacement surgery, physical training improves function-2886

After hip replacement surgery, physical training improves function

Replacement of the hip joint, called hip arthroplasty, is an option when a person loses functional ability in the joint that can’t be improved through physical therapy and other treatments.

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