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Walking patterns


Ashari, Asmidawati and Tengku Abdul Hamid, Tengku Aizan and Hussain, Mohd Rizal (2016) Walking patterns. In: Nature's Yield and Wonders of Art (NYAWA)16: Brain. Universiti Putra Malaysia Press, Serdang, Selangor, pp. 52-55. ISBN 9789679604153


Balance is essential for mobility and performing activities of daily living. The ability to maintain balance during navigation in daily activities is a key component of successful ambulation. Gait and balance impairment have been consistently reported as among the strongest risk factors for falls among community dwelling seniors. Reduced coordination of postural control could lead to poor gait pattern and balance impairment among older people.

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Item Type: Book Section
Divisions: Malaysian Research Institute on Ageing
Publisher: Universiti Putra Malaysia Press
Keywords: Balance; Walking
Depositing User: Nabilah Mustapa
Date Deposited: 05 Apr 2018 02:11
Last Modified: 05 Apr 2018 02:11
URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/60000
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