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Effects of dual-task functional power training on cognitive function, well-being and inflammatory and neurological markers in older adults

Tait, Jamie L. 2018, Effects of dual-task functional power training on cognitive function, well-being and inflammatory and neurological markers in older adults, Ph.D thesis, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University.

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Title Effects of dual-task functional power training on cognitive function, well-being and inflammatory and neurological markers in older adults
Author Tait, Jamie L.ORCID iD for Tait, Jamie L. orcid.org/0000-0002-5792-9430
Institution Deakin University
School School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences
Faculty Faculty of Health
Degree type Research doctorate
Degree name Ph.D
Thesis advisor Daly, RobinORCID iD for Daly, Robin orcid.org/0000-0002-9897-1598
Duckham, RachelORCID iD for Duckham, Rachel orcid.org/0000-0001-7882-2950
Milte, CatherineORCID iD for Milte, Catherine orcid.org/0000-0003-0035-6405
Main, LuanaORCID iD for Main, Luana orcid.org/0000-0002-9576-9466
Date submitted 2018-03-27
Summary This thesis found that a 26 week dual-task functional power training program improved several aspects of cognition, lower limb muscle power and function, and mobility in independently living older adults. However the intervention had no effect on circulating levels of inflammatory or neurological markers, with minimal benefits for well-being.
Language eng
Field of Research 111716 Preventive Medicine
110602 Exercise Physiology
Socio Economic Objective 920412 Preventive Medicine
Description of original 461 p.
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Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30111161

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