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The present study was to verify the effects of regular exercise on cognitive function and exercise capacity in patient with senile dementia. Thirty senile dementia patients were volunteered to participate in the present study and they were divided into two groups : the exercise group (n=15) and the control group (n=15). The exercise group participated in regular exercise program (upper limb exercise: shoulder wheel, tetra-band, overhead pulley, wall bar, swiss ball, and dumbbell; lower limb exercise: restorator, parallel bar, vibrator, staircase, and swiss ball) and their MMSE (mini-mental state examination), exercise capacity (cardiopulmonary function, muscle strength, muscular endurance, flexibility, balance, agility) levels were evaluated at baseline, after 6 months, after 12 months. The subjects carried on group exercise of 30-60 minute a day, 2-3 times per week for 12 months in H hospital. The level of statistical significance was ≤.05. The results of this study were summarized as follows: There were significant differences in MMSE, cardiopulmonary function, muscle strength, muscular endurance, flexibility and agility at the time of pre, mid and post following the regular exercise. And there was significant differences in balance at the time of pre and post, whereas there was no significant differences in pre and mid following the regular exercise.Based on the results of this particular study, regular exercise have an effect on the cognitive function & exercise capacity in patient with senile dementia.