Tai Chi Exercise can Improve the Obstacle Negotiating Ability of People with Parkinson’s Disease: A Preliminary Study

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[Purpose] The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of Tai Chi (TC)-based exercise on dynamic postural control during obstacle negotiation by subjects with mild or moderate Parkinson's disease (PD). [Subjects] Twelve subjects (mean age, 65.3±6.1 years) diagnosed with idiopathic PD were enrolled for this study. [Methods] All the subjects were… (More)
DOI: 10.1589/jpts.26.1025

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@inproceedings{Kim2014TaiCE, title={Tai Chi Exercise can Improve the Obstacle Negotiating Ability of People with Parkinson’s Disease: A Preliminary Study}, author={Hyeong-dong Kim and Hyun Dong Jae and Ji Hoon Jeong}, booktitle={Journal of physical therapy science}, year={2014} }