Does neck pain influence sensorimotor function in the elderly?

Source: Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 2012, 55 (3) p. 667-672

Follow this link for abstract

Date of publication: November 2012

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: Problems with sensorimotor control have been documented in the young and middle-aged, though whether this affects older people with neck pains is unknown. This study aimed to see if this extrapolation is valid, as problems with sensorimotor functions in older people can inform falls prevention and management programmes.

Length of publication: 5 pages

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