Impaired standing balance: the clinical need for closing the loop

Source: Neuroscience, online 6 March 2014

Follow this link for abstract

Date of publication: March 2014

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: Maintaining physical balance requires the sensory, nervous and motor systems to all work together within the body, mutually affecting each other in a closed loop. Aging deteriorates these systems and can impair balance which can in turn lead to falls.

Length of publication: 1 page

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