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Discriminatory Ability of Lower-Extremity Peak Torque and Rate of Torque Development in the Identification of Older Women With Slow Gait Speed
(Journal Of Applied Biomechanics, 2018-08-01) [Artigo]
The aim was to compare torque and rate of torque development of lower limb muscles between older women with functional and slow gait speeds to determine which muscle group is the best predictor of functional gait speed, ...
Neuromuscular performance in the hip joint of elderly fallers and non-fallers
(Aging Clinical And Experimental Research, 2016-06-01) [Artigo]
Backgrounds Low strength and neuromuscular activation of the lower limbs have been associated with falls making it an important predictor of functional status in the elderly. Aim To compare the rate of neuromuscular ...
Efeito do treinamento com haste vibratória na biomecânica da marcha com dupla-tarefa em idosas
(Revista Brasileira de Medicina do Esporte, 2014-12-01) [Artigo]
Introduction:Falls in elderly are responsible for many cases of injury and death. Changes in balance and muscle strength associated with aging that contribute to the occurrence of falls, can be partially reverted with ...