Objective impairments of gait and balance in adults living with HIV-1 infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies

@inproceedings{Berner2017ObjectiveIO,
  title={Objective impairments of gait and balance in adults living with HIV-1 infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies},
  author={Karina Berner and Linzette Deidr{\'e} Morris and Jochen Baumeister and Quinette A Louw},
  booktitle={BMC musculoskeletal disorders},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND Gait and balance deficits are reported in adults with HIV infection and are associated with reduced quality of life. Current research suggests an increased fall-incidence in this population, with fall rates among middle-aged adults with HIV approximating that in seronegative elderly populations. Gait and postural balance rely on a complex… CONTINUE READING