The MIPAM trial – motivational interviewing and physical activity monitoring to enhance the daily level of physical activity among older adults – a randomized controlled trial

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  • Rasmus Tolstrup Larsen
  • Christoffer Bruun Korfitsen
  • Camilla Keller
  • Jan Christensen
  • Henning Boje Andersen
  • Carsten Juhl
  • Henning Langberg
One in four older adults in Denmark and almost half of the very old above 75 do not meet the World Health Organization’s recommendations for a minimum of physical activity (PA). A cost-efficient and effective way to increase focus on and motivation for daily walking might be to use Physical Activity Monitors (PAMs) in combination with behavioural change intervention. Thus, the objective of this randomized controlled study was to investigate the effect of Motivational Interviewing (MI) as an add-on intervention to a PAM-based intervention measured in community-dwelling older adults.
Original languageEnglish
JournalEuropean Review of Aging and Physical Activity
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2021

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