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    Cuaya, German Muñoz-Meléndez, Angélica Carrera, Lidia Nuñez Morales, Eduardo F. Quiñones, Ivett Pérez, Alberto I. and Alessi, Aldo 2013. A dynamic Bayesian network for estimating the risk of falls from real gait data. Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing, Vol. 51, Issue. 1-2, p. 29.


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Gait, aging and dementia

  • Judy MA Haworth (a1)
  • DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0959259808002700
  • Published online: 01 February 2008
Abstract

Cognitive impairment has been recognized as a risk factor for falls and for increasing the severity of injury following a fall, but the mechanisms by which cognitive impairment influences gait and postural control have been unclear. A recent report that galantamine improves gait parameters in older adults may help to untangle this.

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Address for correspondence: JMA Haworth, Malvern Ward, Southmead Hospital, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol BS10 5NB, UK.
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