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Physical activity and enhanced fitness to improve cognitive function in older people without known cognitive impairment

  1. Maaike Angevaren1,*,
  2. Geert Aufdemkampe2,
  3. HJJ Verhaar3,
  4. A Aleman4,
  5. Luc Vanhees1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Dementia and Cognitive Improvement Group

Published Online: 16 JUL 2008

Assessed as up-to-date: 31 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005381.pub3

How to Cite

Angevaren M, Aufdemkampe G, Verhaar HJJ, Aleman A, Vanhees L. Physical activity and enhanced fitness to improve cognitive function in older people without known cognitive impairment. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2008, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD005381. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005381.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Applied Sciences, Research Group Lifestyle and Health, Utrecht, Netherlands

  2. 2

    University of Professional Education, Research Department of Health and Lifestyle, Utrecht, Netherlands

  3. 3

    University Medical Centre Utrecht, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Utrecht, Netherlands

  4. 4

    B C Neuro Imaging Centre, Groningen, Netherlands

*Maaike Angevaren, Research Group Lifestyle and Health, University of Applied Sciences, Bolognalaan 101, Utrecht, 3584 CJ, Netherlands. Maaike.angevaren@hu.nl.

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  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (conclusions changed)
  2. Published Online: 16 JUL 2008

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