Effects of triceps surae muscle strength and tendon stiffness on the reactive dynamic stability and adaptability of older female adults during perturbed walking

Gaspar Epro*, Christopher McCrum, Andreas Mierau, Michael Leyendecker, Gert-Peter Brueggemann, Kiros Karamanidis

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1541-1549
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Applied Physiology
Volume124
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2018

Keywords

  • aging
  • falls
  • margin of stability
  • muscle strength
  • tendon stiffness
  • ACHILLES-TENDON
  • MORPHOLOGICAL PROPERTIES
  • LOCOMOTOR STABILITY
  • SUPPORT LIMB
  • YOUNG-ADULTS
  • LIFE-SPAN
  • IN-VIVO
  • FALLS
  • RECOVERY
  • BALANCE

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