Recovery of dynamic stability during slips unaffected by arm swing in people with Parkinson’s Disease

Recovery of dynamic stability during slips unaffected by arm swing in people with Parkinson’s Disease
PLoS One. 2021 Apr 6;16(4):e0249303. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0249303. eCollection 2021.ABSTRACTThe arm elevation strategy assists in recovering stability during slips in healthy young and elderly individuals. However, in people with Parkinson's Disease, one of the main motor symptoms affecting the upper limbs is reduced arm swing which intensifies throughout the course of the disease before becoming absent. This holds direct implications for ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2021-04-06By Tarique Siragy