Year of Publication

2000

Date of Thesis

06-2000

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Science

Department

Occupational Therapy

Subject Categories

Occupational therapy for older people; Arthritis -- Patients -- Rehabilitation; Aquatic exercises -- Therapeutic use

Abstract

This study was conducted to determine the effectiveness of an aquatic movement program of individuals with arthritis. The Arthritis Foundation YMCA Aquatic Program's (AFYAP) guidelines and procedures were used to structure a six week aquatic movement program at Longview, a senior citizen residential community in Ithaca, NY.

[This is an excerpt from the abstract. For the complete abstract, please see the document.]

Share

COinS
 
 

To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.