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Is it possible to predict falls in older adults using gait kinematics?
(Clinical Biomechanics, 2018-11-01) [Artigo]
Background: Gait kinematic parameters have been reported as an important clinical tool to assess the risk of falls in older adults. However, the ability of these parameters to predict falls in the older population is still ...
A patellar bandage improves mobility but not static balance in elderly female fallers
(Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, 2018-04-01) [Artigo]
Background: The deterioration in the somatosensory and motor systems observed with increasing age can cause balance problems. Studies have shown that the use of infrapatellar bandages can enhance proprioception and improve ...