Imbalance and fall risk in multiple sclerosis

Source: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America, 2013, 24(2) p. 337-354

Follow this link for abstract

Date of publication: May 2013

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: Multiple Sclerosis sufferers fall frequently due to impaired balance and walking. Therefore high quality measures of balance and fall risk are essential for identifying those in need of interventions in these areas as well as the most suitable interventions. The International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) is recommended here.

Length of publication: 17 pages

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