Rosenberg DE, Bombardier CH, Artherholt S, Jensen MP, Motl RW. Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA. firstname.lastname@example.org. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2013 Apr;94(4):731-6. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2012.11.014. Epub 2012 Nov 16. OBJECTIVE: To test hypothesized associations between depression and physical activity among adults with multiple sclerosis (MS), spinal cord injury (SCI), muscular dystrophy… Read More »»
Satariano WA, Guralnik JM, Jackson RJ, Marottoli RA, Phelan EA, Prohaska TR. Am J Public Health. 2012 Aug;102(8):1508-15. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2011.300631. Epub 2012 Jun 14. SOURCE: School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA. email@example.com Optimal mobility, defined as relative ease and freedom of movement in all of its forms, is central… Read More »»
Optimizing Mobility in Later Life: The Role of the Urban Built Environment for Older Adults Aging in Place
Clarke P, Gallagher NA. J Urban Health. 2013 Apr 17. [Epub ahead of print] Source: Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, 426 Thompson Street, Ann Arbor, MI, 48104, USA, firstname.lastname@example.org. Hazards in the urban built environment can create barriers to mobility among older adults aging in place. We investigated the relationship between urban built… Read More »»
Environmental barriers to and availability of healthy foods for people with mobility disabilities living in urban and suburban neighborhoods
Mojtahedi MC, Boblick P, Rimmer JH, Rowland JL, Jones RA, Braunschweig CL. Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL 60612, USA. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2008 Nov;89(11):2174-9. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2008.05.011. OBJECTIVE: To assess the impact of the built environment on access to healthy foods for people with mobility disabilities by measuring wheelchair accessibility of… Read More »»
Assistive Devices in Context: Cross-Sectional Association Between Challenges in the Home Environment and Use of Assistive Devices for Mobility.
Seplaki CL, Agree EM, Weiss CO, Szanton SL, Bandeen-Roche K, Fried LP. Gerontologist. 2013 Apr 24. [Epub ahead of print] Source:*Address correspondence to Christopher L. Seplaki, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 265 Crittenden Blvd, CU 420644, Rochester, NY 14642, E-mail: Christopher_Seplaki@urmc.rochester.edu. Abstract PURPOSE: A primary goal for… Read More »»
A randomized controlled trial to increase physical activity and reduce obesity in a predominantly African American group of women with mobility disabilities and severe obesity.
OBJECTIVE: This randomized controlled trial tested a tailored, telephone-based physical activity coaching intervention for a predominantly African American group of women with severe obesity and mobility disability. METHODS: We recruited 92 clinic patients from the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center referred by their physicians during 2004-2007 and randomized participants to one of three… Read More »»
Accessible microscopy workstation for students and scientists with mobility impairments. Duerstock BS. Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Center for Paralysis Research, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA. Assist Technol. 2006 Spring;18(1):34-45. An integrated accessible microscopy workstation was designed and developed to allow persons with mobility impairments to control all aspects of light microscopy with minimal… Read More »»