Exercise and Parkinson's: Benefits for cognition and quality of life

  • Cruise K
  • Bucks R
  • Loftus A
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The benefits of physical exercise for psychological aspects of quality of life (QoL) are well established in normally ageing adults, yet potential benefits for people with Parkinson's disease (PD) have received limited attention. This study evaluated the benefits of exercise for cognitive functioning, mood and disease-specific QoL for people with PD.

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  • Cognition
  • Exercise
  • Mood
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Quality of life

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  • K. E. Cruise

  • R. S. Bucks

  • A. M. Loftus

  • R. U. Newton

  • R. Pegoraro

  • M. G. Thomas

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