Gait changes with walking devices in persons with Parkinson's disease.


PURPOSE To study immediate gait changes in persons with PD when walking with different assistive walking devices. METHODS Ten individuals with idiopathic PD participated in the study. Gait parameters were recorded while walking with a cane and a wheeled walker, and were compared to a free walk without a walking device. RESULTS Persons with PD walked… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/17483107.2011.602461


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