Versus Arthritis Centre for Sport, Exercise and Osteoarthritis
University of Nottingham

Facilitators and barriers to exercise in water

Work Package Mechanisms of Movement Dysfunction and Interventions (WP3)
Principal Investigator Dr Jo Adams (University of Southampton)
Investigators n/a
Details Efforts to develop and implement exercise programmes need to consider factors that will affect uptake and adherence.
This project explores what factors enable people with osteoarthritis access and use of facilities for exercising in water and what prevents them from doing so.