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University Medical Center Groningen

E. (Erja) Portegijs

Associate Professor, Rosalind Franklin Fellow, Human Movement Sciences

Research interests

Active aging, lifestyle, person-environment fit, lifestyle medicine, exercise as medicine, physical activity, mobility, aging


Association between arterial stiffness and walking capacity in older adults

Association between free-living sit-to-stand transition characteristics, and lower-extremity performance, fear of falling, and stair negotiation difficulties among community-dwelling 75 to 85-year-old adults

Impact of mobility restrictions on active aging; cross-sectional associations and longitudinal changes parallel to COVID-19 restrictions

Is Complexity of Daily Activity Associated with Physical Function and Life Space Mobility among Older Adults?

Maintenance of high quality of life as an indicator of resilience during COVID-19 social distancing among community-dwelling older adults in Finland

Psychometric properties of the MOBITEC-GP mobile application for real-life mobility assessment in older adults

Timed up-and-go performance is associated with objectively measured life space in patients 3 months after ischemic stroke: a cross-sectional observational study

Associations Between Accelerometer-Based Free-Living Walking and Self-Reported Walking Capability Among Community-Dwelling Older People

Birth cohort differences in cognitive performance in 75- and 80-year-olds: a comparison of two cohorts over 28 years

Cohort Differences in Maximal Physical Performance: A Comparison of 75- and 80-Year-Old Men and Women Born 28 Years Apart

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