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ERIC Number: EJ612252
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0270-1367
Physical Fitness of Adults with an Intellectual Disability: A 13-Year Follow-up Study.
Graham, Andrew; Reid, Greg
Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, v71 n2 p152-61 Jun 2000
Examined changes in physical fitness of middle-aged adults with mental retardation over 13 years. The subjects had participated in a physical fitness study in 1983. They were re-evaluated for cardiovascular endurance, muscular strength, muscular endurance, flexibility, and body composition. Fitness levels declined over the 13 years and were low compared to people without disabilities. There were differences by gender. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Canada