The relationship between anthropometric factors and body-balancing movements in postural balance.

@article{Kejonen2003TheRB,
  title={The relationship between anthropometric factors and body-balancing movements in postural balance.},
  author={Pirjo Kejonen and Kari Kauranen and Heikki Vanharanta},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  year={2003},
  volume={84 1},
  pages={17-22}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the relationship between anthropometric characteristics and body-balancing movements when standing on 2 legs with eyes open and eyes closed. DESIGN Cross-sectional. SETTING A university physiatry laboratory. PARTICIPANTS One hundred randomly selected subjects (50 men, 50 women; age range, 31-80y). INTERVENTIONS Not applicable. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Anthropomorphic: body height, weight, lower-extremity distances, foot lengths, and widest widths of the forefeet and… CONTINUE READING