Balance and mobility relationships in older adults: A representative population-based cross-sectional study in Madeira, Portugal
|Titre||Balance and mobility relationships in older adults: A representative population-based cross-sectional study in Madeira, Portugal|
|Type de publication||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2019|
|Auteurs||Gouveia, ÉR, Gouveia, BR, Ihle, A, Kliegel, M, Marques, A, Freitas, DL|
|Journal||Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics|
Background: Balance and mobility impairments are important modifiable risk factors associated with falls in older people. Purpose To investigate how different functional fitness components relate to balance and mobility, after controlling for age, sex, body mass index (BMI), and different physical activity (PA) domains.