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ISSN Print: 2394-7500, ISSN Online: 2394-5869, CODEN: IJARPF

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International Journal of Applied Research

Vol. 4, Issue 7, Part F (2018)

To study the prevalence of loss of balance and proprioception in older individuals

Author(s)
Dr. Parveen Pathan and Dr. Subrat Samal
Abstract
Aim & Objective: To Study the prevalence of loss of proprioception and balance in older individuals
Method: 40 subjects diagnosed with at least one episode of fall due to loss of balance and proprioception 40 subjects participated in study. Baseline data were collected on the basis of personal history and information, past medical history, medication used. To determine their physical activity using Falls efficacy scoring scale was used.
Result: Mean 50% were poorly confident, 36% were completely confident and 46% were fairly confident
Conclusion: 50% of subjects have lost partial confidence in their activities in last 10 years.
Pages: 367-368  |  142 Views  14 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Dr. Parveen Pathan and Dr. Subrat Samal. To study the prevalence of loss of balance and proprioception in older individuals. International Journal of Applied Research. 2018; 4(7): 367-368.
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