Step length after discrete perturbation predicts accidental falls and fall-related injury in elderly people with a range of peripheral neuropathy

Source: Journal of Diabetes and its Complications

Follow this link for the abstract

Date of publication: January-February 2014 28(1) pps 79-84

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: Distal symmetric polyneuropathy increases fall risk due to inability to cope with perturbations.

Length of publication: 5 pages

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