Sit to stand transfer: performance in rising power, transfer time and sway by age and sex in senior athletes.

@article{Feland2005SitTS,
  title={Sit to stand transfer: performance in rising power, transfer time and sway by age and sex in senior athletes.},
  author={Jeffery Brent Feland and Ron Hager and Ray M Merrill},
  journal={British journal of sports medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={39 11},
  pages={e39}
}
OBJECTIVE To observe the differences in performance variables of the sit to stand transfer (as measured on the NeuroCom Balance Master) in a population of senior athletes. METHOD A convenience sample of 173 subjects aged 50 years and older. Data were obtained from voluntary participation in a health fair offered at the annual Huntsman World Senior Games in St George, Utah, USA. All sit to stand tests were performed on the NeuroCom Balance Master. The measured parameters were weight transfer… CONTINUE READING