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[Purpose] This study evaluated the effect of age, sex, and entrapment localization on recovery time in patients treated conservatively for ulnar neuropathy at the elbow. [Subjects] Thirty-five patients (16 women and 15 men) who were diagnosed with ulnar neuropathy at the elbow using short segment conduction studies were evaluated retrospectively. [Methods](More)
A case of drop foot due to piriformis syndrome Piriformis syndrome is a sciatic neuropathy resulting from the compression of the sciatic nerve at the level of the piriformis muscle. Its diagnosis is difficult because there are no universally accepted diagnostic criteria [1, 2]. Piriformis syndrome is rarely seen to cause lower extremity motor weakness.(More)
BACKGROUND Regular exercise training is one of the core components of multifactorial fall-prevention programs. OBJECTIVE To compare the effect of Tai Chi and combined exercise prescription that consists of three main components of an exercise prescription on static balance, dynamic balance, fear of falling and mood. METHODS Sixty older adults aged 55-76(More)
AIM To compare the effects of exergames (EGs) using the Xbox Kinect™ device and home exercise (HE) on balance, functional mobility, and quality of life of individuals aged 65 years or older. METHOD One hundred participants who met the inclusion criteria were randomized to the EG or HE group. The EG group took part in a 6-week programme using the(More)
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