Ellen Freiberger

Summary

Affiliation: University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Residual effects of muscle strength and muscle power training and detraining on physical function in community-dwelling prefrail older adults: a randomized controlled trial
    Astrid Zech
    Department of Movement Science, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 12:68. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Performance-based physical function in older community-dwelling persons: a systematic review of instruments
    Ellen Freiberger
    Institute of Sport Science and Sports, Friedrich Alexander Universitat, Gebbertstr 123b, Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen 91058, Germany
    Age Ageing 41:712-21. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Long-term effects of three multicomponent exercise interventions on physical performance and fall-related psychological outcomes in community-dwelling older adults: a randomized controlled trial
    Ellen Freiberger
    Institut fur Sportwissenschaft und Sport, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:437-46. 2012
  4. pmc Test-retest reliability of stride time variability while dual tasking in healthy and demented adults with frontotemporal degeneration
    Olivier Beauchet
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Angers University Hospital 4 rue larrey, Angers F 49933, France
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 8:37. 2011
  5. pmc An interdisciplinary intervention to prevent falls in community-dwelling elderly persons: protocol of a cluster-randomized trial [PreFalls]
    Wolfgang A Blank
    Institute of General Practice, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 11:7. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Preventing falls in physically active community-dwelling older people: a comparison of two intervention techniques
    Ellen Freiberger
    Institut fur Sportwissenschaft und Sport, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Gerontology 53:298-305. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Physical activity, exercise, and sarcopenia - future challenges
    Ellen Freiberger
    Institute of Sport Science and Sports, Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Wien Med Wochenschr 161:416-25. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint [Characteristics of falls in physically active community-dwelling older people: findings from the "Standfest im Alter" study]
    Ellen Freiberger
    Institut fur Sportwissenschaft und Sport, Friedrich Alexander Universitat, Erlangen Nürnburg, Gebbertstrasse 123 b, 91058 Erlangen, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 39:261-7. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural validation of the Falls Efficacy Scale International (FES-I) in older people: results from Germany, the Netherlands and the UK were satisfactory
    Gertrudis I J M Kempen
    Department of Health Care Studies, Universiteit Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Disabil Rehabil 29:155-62. 2007

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Publications9

  1. pmc Residual effects of muscle strength and muscle power training and detraining on physical function in community-dwelling prefrail older adults: a randomized controlled trial
    Astrid Zech
    Department of Movement Science, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 12:68. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to establish the sustainability of a muscle power or muscle strength training effect in prefrail older adults following training and detraining...
  2. doi request reprint Performance-based physical function in older community-dwelling persons: a systematic review of instruments
    Ellen Freiberger
    Institute of Sport Science and Sports, Friedrich Alexander Universitat, Gebbertstr 123b, Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen 91058, Germany
    Age Ageing 41:712-21. 2012
    ..To date several different measurement instruments for overall physical function are frequently used in practice, but little information about their psychometric properties is available. Objectives and..
  3. doi request reprint Long-term effects of three multicomponent exercise interventions on physical performance and fall-related psychological outcomes in community-dwelling older adults: a randomized controlled trial
    Ellen Freiberger
    Institut fur Sportwissenschaft und Sport, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:437-46. 2012
    ..To determine the long-term effects of three strength and balance exercise interventions on physical performance, fall-related psychological outcomes, and falls in older people...
  4. pmc Test-retest reliability of stride time variability while dual tasking in healthy and demented adults with frontotemporal degeneration
    Olivier Beauchet
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Angers University Hospital 4 rue larrey, Angers F 49933, France
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 8:37. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to examine immediate test-retest reliability of STV while single and dual tasking in cognitively healthy older individuals (CHI) and in demented patients with frontotemporal degeneration (FTD)...
  5. pmc An interdisciplinary intervention to prevent falls in community-dwelling elderly persons: protocol of a cluster-randomized trial [PreFalls]
    Wolfgang A Blank
    Institute of General Practice, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 11:7. 2011
    ..In the Prevent Falls (PreFalls) trial we aim to investigate the effectiveness of a pre-tested multi-modal intervention compared to usual care in this setting...
  6. ncbi request reprint Preventing falls in physically active community-dwelling older people: a comparison of two intervention techniques
    Ellen Freiberger
    Institut fur Sportwissenschaft und Sport, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Gerontology 53:298-305. 2007
    ..Falls are common in physically active older people; however, most intervention studies have been targeted at frail older people...
  7. doi request reprint Physical activity, exercise, and sarcopenia - future challenges
    Ellen Freiberger
    Institute of Sport Science and Sports, Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Wien Med Wochenschr 161:416-25. 2011
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  8. ncbi request reprint [Characteristics of falls in physically active community-dwelling older people: findings from the "Standfest im Alter" study]
    Ellen Freiberger
    Institut fur Sportwissenschaft und Sport, Friedrich Alexander Universitat, Erlangen Nürnburg, Gebbertstrasse 123 b, 91058 Erlangen, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 39:261-7. 2006
    ..Falls are common in physically active older people due to their increased exposure to hazardous situations. However, most studies of the characteristics and circumstances of falls are based on frail older people...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural validation of the Falls Efficacy Scale International (FES-I) in older people: results from Germany, the Netherlands and the UK were satisfactory
    Gertrudis I J M Kempen
    Department of Health Care Studies, Universiteit Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Disabil Rehabil 29:155-62. 2007
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