Does the Controllability of the Body Schema Predict Equilibrium in Elderly People? Characteristics of Relationships from a Lifelong Development Perspective

@inproceedings{Watanabe2018DoesTC,
  title={Does the Controllability of the Body Schema Predict Equilibrium in Elderly People? Characteristics of Relationships from a Lifelong Development Perspective},
  author={Masayuki Watanabe},
  year={2018}
}
Background: Equilibrium is a primary factor that describes and predicts elderly people’s falling and fear of falling. However, elucidation of the relationship between equilibrium and cognitive function and the influence of cognition function on equilibrium in elderly people is required. Methods: This study sought to illustrate the characteristics of the equilibrium function in elderly people, focusing on the vividness and controllability of the body schema as a cognitive function and… CONTINUE READING

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