Intensity of challenge to the balance system is not reported in the prescription of balance exercises in randomised trials: a systematic review

Melanie Farlie, Lauren Maggie Robins, Jenny Lyn Keating, Elizabeth K Molloy, Terry Peter Haines

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How has balance challenge intensity been reported in trials of balance exercise interventions? Are there any instruments designed to measure the intensity of balance challenge in balance training exercises? Design: Systematic review of randomised trials of balance training exercises. Participants: Older adults, ie, the majority subjects were aged over 55 years. Intervention: Balance exercise intervention, or multi-dimensional intervention that included a balance exercise intervention.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)227-235
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Physiotherapy
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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