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Postural steadiness and ankle joint compliance in the elderly

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3 Author(s)
Prieto, T.E. ; Zablocki VA Med. Center, Milwaukee, WI, USA ; Myklebust, J.B. ; Myklebust, B.M.

Research in progress to identify and model age-related changes in postural steadiness is reviewed. In particular, research evaluating measures of postural steadiness to identify those that can be used to characterize an individual's postural steadiness based on a single eyes-open/eyes-closed test pair is discussed. The validity of a measure is determined by its intergroup sensitivity and intrasubject reliability. Efforts to evaluate the relative sensitivity of postural steadiness measures to age-related changes in postural control, the relative intrasubject reliability of postural steadiness measures, and the relation between ankle joint compliance and measures of postural steadiness in the elderly is described.<>

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Engineering in Medicine and Biology Magazine, IEEE  (Volume:11 ,  Issue: 4 )

Date of Publication:

Dec. 1992

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