Journal article

Exercise and physical activity for people with Progressive Supranuclear Palsy: a systematic review

Susan C Slade, David Finkelstein, Jennifer L McGinley, Meg E Morris

Clinical Rehabilitation | SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD | Published : 2019


OBJECTIVE: To conduct a systematic review to evaluate exercise and structured physical activity for people living with Progressive Supranuclear Palsy. DATA SOURCES: AMED, CINAHL, Cochrane, EMBASE, Informit, MEDLINE, PEDro, PsycINFO, PubMed and SportDiscus were searched until 18 August 2019. Reference lists of included studies were hand-searched. METHODS: Cochrane guidelines informed review methods. English language peer-reviewed studies of any design, in any setting, were included. Method quality was appraised with the Physiotherapy Evidence Database scale and Joanna Briggs Institute instruments. Data were extracted for study design, sample characteristics and therapy content. Effectiveness ..

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Funding Acknowledgements

The author(s) disclosed receipt of the following financial support for the research, authorship, and/or publication of this article: S.C.S. and M.E.M. are supported by Parkinson's Victoria, the Argyrou Family Fellowship, Healthscope and La Trobe University. The funders had no role in systematic review protocol development or conduct.