Ballet Not Seen to Greatly Improve Gait or Balance in Small Study in Parkinson’s Patients

Ballet Not Seen to Greatly Improve Gait or Balance in Small Study in Parkinson’s Patients
Ballet practice may not improve balance and gait in people with Parkinson’s disease — at least not over the long term, a small study in patients engaged in dance for at least a year suggests, possibly contradicting earlier research reporting evidence of such benefits. But the work did find probable social and psychological gains, noting a “high levels of adherence” ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2019-05-03By Marisa Wexler