Walking poles have been shown to be beneficial in increasing physical activity and improving functional outcomes. Walking poles have been recommended during patient encounters using an informational pamphlet at Deerfield Valley Health Center in Wilmington, VT.
Deerfield Valley Health Center, Wilmington VT
Deerfield Valley Health Center, walking poles, physical activity, rural, Vermont, senior citizens
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Seong, Siyeon A., "Promoting Physical Activity Using Walking Poles in Senior Citizens of Southern Vermont's Deerfield Valley Region" (2016). Family Medicine Block Clerkship, Student Projects. 212.