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Effect of Feldenkrais exercises on dual task postural control in older adults

Authors Ullmann G, Williams H

Received 20 April 2014

Accepted for publication 23 April 2014

Published 4 July 2014 Volume 2014:9 Pages 1039—1042

DOI https://doi.org/10.2147/CIA.S66552

Checked for plagiarism Yes


Gerhild Ullmann,1 Harriet G Williams2

1Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Memphis, School
of Public Health, Memphis, TN, USA; 2Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA

Agmon et al1 recently published an interesting systematic review of interventions to improve dual-task postural control in older adults. Given that many everyday activities (eg, walking and carrying groceries) require dual-task postural control, this is an important topic. This type of research is integral to expanding scientific knowledge in the field of interventions. The authors describe the methods of the review process clearly. However, in our opinion, adherence to the stated methods is not always evident.


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