Predictors of Physical Inactivity in Elderly Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease


İNAL İNCE D., Savci S., SAĞLAM M., ARIKAN H., ÇALIK KÜTÜKCÜ E., VARDAR YAĞLI N., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GERONTOLOGY, vol.8, no.4, pp.193-196, 2014 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijge.2013.01.015
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GERONTOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.193-196

Abstract

Background: Aging may contribute to decreased physical activity in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). We explored the predictors of physical inactivity in older patients with COPD.