Département de médecine interne-gériatrie-thérapeutique, CHU Rouen, Hôpital Saint-Julien, Le-Petit-Quevilly, France
Département de médecine interne, CHRU Strasbourg, France
* Correspondance :
Physical activity and its performance in the elderly remain a major problem. Numerous studies have shown physical and psychological benefits on quality of life and mortality. Maintaining regular physical activity is a key to maintain the functional abilities necessary for activities of daily living and preserve the quality of life of the elderly.