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The Influence of Age on Compensatory Stepping Thresholds
The effects of increasing age on anterior and posterior compensatory stepping thresholds were studied. Young (18-35 years of age), middle-aged (55-64 years), and older (65 years and older) adults responded to anterior and ...
Associating Knee Osteoarthritis with Fall Risk: Implications for Interventions
Fall risk is nearly 2.5 times greater in people with osteoarthritis (OA) compared to those without OA. However, the underlying mechanisms explaining this increased risk are unknown. This dissertation, which focused on ...