A1 Journal article (refereed)
Promoting safe walking among older people : the effects of a physical and cognitive training intervention vs. physical training alone on mobility and falls among older community-dwelling men and women (the PASSWORD study) : design and methods of a randomized controlled trial (2018)


Sipilä, S., Tirkkonen, A., Hänninen, T., Laukkanen, P., Alen, M., Fielding, R. A., . . . Törmäkangas, T. (2018). Promoting safe walking among older people : the effects of a physical and cognitive training intervention vs. physical training alone on mobility and falls among older community-dwelling men and women (the PASSWORD study) : design and methods of a randomized controlled trial. BMC Geriatrics, 18, 215. doi:10.1186/s12877-018-0906-0


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Publication details

All authors or editors: Sipilä, Sarianna; Tirkkonen, Anna; Hänninen, Tuomo; Laukkanen, Pia; Alen, Markku; Fielding, Roger A.; Kivipelto, Miia; Kokko, Katja; Kulmala, Jenni; Rantanen, Taina; et al.

Journal or series: BMC Geriatrics

ISSN: 1471-2318

eISSN: 1471-2318

Publication year: 2018

Volume: 18

Issue number: 0

Article number: 215

Publisher: BioMed Central

Publication country: United Kingdom

Publication language: English

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12877-018-0906-0

Open Access: Publication published in an open access channel

Publication is parallel published (JYX): https://jyx.jyu.fi/handle/123456789/59643

Additional information: Study protocol.


Keywords: senior citizens; physical activeness; walking (motion); balance; training; executive functions (psychology); prevention

Free keywords: aging; executive function; physical activity; sedentary


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Reporting Year: 2018

JUFO rating: 1


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