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Effects of postural threat on walking features of Parkinson's disease patients
(Neuroscience Letters, 2009-03-13) [Artigo]
This study investigated whether or not gait kinematics among healthy older individuals and Parkinson's disease (PD) patients are influenced by postural threat. Eight healthy older individuals and eight PD patients were ...
Benefits of physical exercise on executive functions in older people with Parkinson's disease
(Brain and Cognition, 2009-03-01) [Artigo]
The benefits of physical exercise on cognitive functioning have been reported in the literature, but the potential benefits to slow the eventual decline in executive functioning (EF) caused by neurodegeneration from ...
An explanatory mechanism for the different decline in limb strength in older women
(Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 2009-11-01) [Artigo]
The aim of the study was to compare the physical activity level and intensity of the upper and lower limbs in Brazilian women who are usually active, functionally independent, and living in a medium size city. Seventy-two ...