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What are the effects of spending time outdoors in daylight on the physical health of older people and family carers: a systematic review protocol

Citation

Traynor, V and Fernandez, R and Caldwell, K, What are the effects of spending time outdoors in daylight on the physical health of older people and family carers: a systematic review protocol, JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports, 11, (10) pp. 76-88. ISSN 2202-4433 (2013) [Refereed Article]

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(C) 2013 by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.

DOI: doi:10.11124/jbisrir-2013-1066

Abstract

Review question/objective The overall objective of this research is to undertake a systematic review of the effects of spending time outdoors in daylight on the physical health of older adults and family carers. The specific questions to be addressed are: Which aspects of physical health are affected by spending time outdoors in daylight for older adults and family carers? To what extent is spending time outdoors in daylight effective for improving aspects of physical health in older adults and family carers?

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:outdoors, daylight, psychosocial
Research Division:Medical and Health Sciences
Research Group:Nursing
Research Field:Aged Care Nursing
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Health and Support Services
Objective Field:Nursing
Author:Caldwell, K (Dr Katherine Kent)
ID Code:115934
Year Published:2013
Deposited By:Centre for Rural Health
Deposited On:2017-04-21
Last Modified:2017-11-02
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