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Journal of Aging Research
Volume 2011, Article ID 147929, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2011/147929
Research Article

Physical and Leisure Activity in Older Community-Dwelling Canadians Who Use Wheelchairs: A Population Study

1Rehabilitation Sciences Graduate Program, University of British Columbia, T325-2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, Canada V6T 2B5
2GF Strong Rehabilitation Centre, 4255 Laurel Street, Vancouver, Canada V5Z 2G9

Received 2 September 2010; Revised 4 January 2011; Accepted 17 February 2011

Academic Editor: Iris Reuter

Copyright © 2011 Krista L. Best and William C. Miller. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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