Postural Balance

Known as: Musculoskeletal Equilibrium, Postural Equilibrium, Equilibrium, Postural 
A POSTURE in which an ideal body mass distribution is achieved. Postural balance provides the body carriage stability and conditions for normal… (More)
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2015
Review
2015
OBJECTIVE To identify components of postural control included in standardized balance measures for adult populations. DATA… (More)
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2012
2012
OBJECTIVE To estimate the effects of a relatively protruded head and neck posture on postural balance, in computer based worker… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Balance dysfunction and loss of balance confidence have been associated with functional limitations and loss of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the correlation between body mass index (BMI) and postural balance in unipodal support. METHOD 40 males… (More)
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2005
2005
The aim of this study was to investigate dynamic postural balance in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in relation to the… (More)
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2002
Review
2002
When an object appears in the visual field, animals orient their head, eyes, and body toward it in a well-coordinated manner… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The regulatory mechanism of bipedal standing in humans remains to be elucidated. We investigated neural substrates for… (More)
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1997
Review
1997
In summary, adequate control of postural orientation and equilibrium is a prerequisite for virtually all skilled motor acts, even… (More)
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1995
1995
This study investigated the effect of chronic exposure to lead on children's ability to maintain upright postural balance as a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
1. We have examined rapid postural adjustments associated with a class of voluntary movements that disturb postural equilibrium… (More)
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