Sensorimotor and psychosocial correlates of adaptive locomotor performance in older adults

Nandini Deshpande, E. Jeffrey Metter, Luigi Ferrucci

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Abstract

Deshpande N, Metter EJ, Ferrucci L. Sensorimotor and psychosocial correlates of adaptive locomotor performance in older adults. Objective: To identify sensorimotor and psychosocial factors independently associated with an inability to perform adaptive walking tasks in older adults. Design: Cross-sectional cohort study. Setting: Population-based older cohort. Participants: Community-living elderly (N=720; age

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1074-1079
Number of pages6
JournalArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Volume92
Issue number7
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 2011
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Adaptive behavior
  • Gait
  • Locomotion
  • Rehabilitation
  • Walking

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Rehabilitation
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation

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