Functional mobility limitations and falls in assisted living residents with dementia: physical performance assessment and quantitative gait analysis.

Abstract

BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The prevalence of functional mobility limitations and falls is higher in people with dementia compared with cognitively healthy older adults, and both are associated with gait and motor impairments. The aims of this study were to examine concurrent validity of physical performance assessments and spatiotemporal gait measures in older… (More)
DOI: 10.1519/JPT.0b013e318268de7f

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