Effect of arm swing on single-step balance recovery

Source: Human Movement Science, 2014, Vol 38 p. 173-184

Follow this link for the abstract

Date of publication: December 2014

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: Balance recovery techniques are useful in preventing falls as well as in many sporting activities. Relatively little is known, though, about the effect of arm swing on stepping balance recovery. This study examined how the arms influence kinematic and kinetic characteristics in single-step balance recovery.

Length of publication: 11 pages

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