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Exercise for Healthy, Active Ageing: A Physiological Perspective and Review of International Recommendations

Issue: 
DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2018.177
Pages: 
351–56
Synopsis: 
Individualized exercise regimens, including aerobic, resistance, balance and flexibility training help the older person overcome age-related physiological decline. Recommendations from the World Health Organization (WHO) and other organizations for physical activity for improved quality of life for the ageing person are discussed.

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Accepted: 
03 Aug, 2018
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e-Published: 19 Dec, 2018

Exercise for Healthy, Active Ageing: A Physiological Perspective and Review of International Recommendations

DOI: 
Pages: 
Synopsis: 
Individualized exercise regimens, including aerobic, resistance, balance and flexibility training help the older person overcome age-related physiological decline. Recommendations from the WHO and other organizations for physical activity for improved quality of life for the ageing person are discussed.
Journal Sections: 
Journal Authors: 
e-Published: 04 Dec, 2018

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Hand Hygiene Technology: A Brief Review of the State of the Art of Microbial Control in the Hospital Setting

Issue: 
DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2016.014
Pages: 
427-8

ABSTRACT

The continuous improvement of hand sanitization efficacy remains a vital practice for medical personnel. This is especially relevant in hospital settings, where recent studies have shown that only 5%–40% of healthcare workers adhere to recommended hand washing guidelines at work (1). In response to the constant challenge of containing community acquired and nosocomial infections, an interesting mix of creativity and innovation has provided significant results in diverse locations.

Accepted: 
21 Jan, 2016
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e-Published: 01 Mar, 2016
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