Depression: exercise effective in older adults

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Takeaway

  • A meta-analysis shows that exercise improves depressive symptoms in adults aged ≥60 y.

Study design

  • The researchers conducted a meta-analysis of 8 randomized controlled trials (n=138 received treatment; 129 control patients; age, ≥60 y).
  • Funding: Study funded by Coordena...