Maria Fernanda S. Almeida

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BACKGROUND The human body adopts a number of strategies to maintain an upright position. The analysis of the human balance allows for the understanding and identification of such strategies. The displacement of the centre of pressure (COP) is a measure that has been successfully employed in studies regarding the postural control. Most of these(More)
Tremor is the most common movement disorder characterized by repetitive and stereotyped movements. Most investigations on tremor attempt to understand its relation to neuromuscular dysfunctions. Therefore, there is a lack of studies that aim to investigate the complex relation between the physiological tremor and aging, especially in kinetic conditions. In(More)
Tremor is the most common movement disorder characterized by repetitive and stereotyped movements. The analysis of hand-drawing movements is commonly used in the evaluation of patients with tremor. The data collection conducted under kinetic conditions and while performing a voluntary movement highlights the kinetic tremor. Most investigations on tremor(More)
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