Quantitative gait disturbances in older adults with cognitive impairments.

@article{Bridenbaugh2014QuantitativeGD,
  title={Quantitative gait disturbances in older adults with cognitive impairments.},
  author={Stephanie A. Bridenbaugh and Reto W. Kressig},
  journal={Current pharmaceutical design},
  year={2014},
  volume={20 19},
  pages={
          3165-72
        }
}
Gait is a complex motor task, initiated and governed by different areas of the brain. Studies have shown a clear association between gait and cognition. Impairments in both gait and cognition are prevalent in older adults. Older adults with gait impairment have an increased risk of developing cognitive impairments. Those with cognitive impairment often have… CONTINUE READING