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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

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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?

Publication Date


  • 2013

Citation


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

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-84975095876

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=3439&context=smhpapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/2420

Number Of Pages


  • 12

Start Page


  • 76

End Page


  • 88

Volume


  • 11

Issue


  • 10

Place Of Publication


  • Australia

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?

Publication Date


  • 2013

Citation


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

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-84975095876

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=3439&context=smhpapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/2420

Number Of Pages


  • 12

Start Page


  • 76

End Page


  • 88

Volume


  • 11

Issue


  • 10

Place Of Publication


  • Australia