Can back shape screening be used to predict the risk of falls in the elderly? An exploratory study investigating the relationship between spinal curvature and postural sway in healthy subjects

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10149/100070
Title:
Can back shape screening be used to predict the risk of falls in the elderly? An exploratory study investigating the relationship between spinal curvature and postural sway in healthy subjects
Authors:
Johnson, C.; Bettany-Saltikov, J. A. (Josette); Warren, J. G. (Julian)
Editors:
de Mauroy, J. C. (Jean Claude); Grivas, T. B. (Theodoros); Knott, P. (Patrick); Tager, D. (David)
Affiliation:
University of Teesside. School of Health and Social Care.
Citation:
Johnson, C., Bettany-Saltikov, J. A. and Warren, J. G. (2009) 'Can back shape screening be used to predict the risk of falls in the elderly? An exploratory study investigating the relationship between spinal curvature and postural sway in healthy subjects', 6th international conference on conservative management of spinal deformities, Lyon, France, May 21 - 23, Scoliosis, 4 (Suppl 2), O25
Publisher:
BioMed Central
Journal:
Scoliosis
Conference:
6th international conference on conservative management of spinal deformities, Lyon, France, May 21 - 23, 2009
Issue Date:
14-Dec-2009
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10149/100070
DOI:
10.1186/1748-7161-4-S2-O25
Abstract:
The primary objective of this study was to evaluate the relationship between spinal curvature and postural sway in the frontal and sagittal planes in asymptomatic young adults. A secondary objective was to look at this relationship over a time period of 15 minutes.
Type:
Article; Meetings and Proceedings
Language:
en
Keywords:
back shape screening; falls; elderly; spinal curvature; postural sway; young adults
ISSN:
1748-7161
Rights:
Author can archive publisher's version/PDF. For full details see http://www.sherpa.ac.uk/romeo/ [Accessed 01/06/2010]
Citation Count:
0 [Web of Science and Scopus, 01/06/2010]

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorJohnson, C.en
dc.contributor.authorBettany-Saltikov, J. A. (Josette)en
dc.contributor.authorWarren, J. G. (Julian)en
dc.contributor.editorde Mauroy, J. C. (Jean Claude)-
dc.contributor.editorGrivas, T. B. (Theodoros)-
dc.contributor.editorKnott, P. (Patrick)-
dc.contributor.editorTager, D. (David)-
dc.date.accessioned2010-06-01T12:39:29Z-
dc.date.available2010-06-01T12:39:29Z-
dc.date.issued2009-12-14-
dc.identifier.citationScoliosis; 4(Suppl 2):O25en
dc.identifier.issn1748-7161-
dc.identifier.doi10.1186/1748-7161-4-S2-O25-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10149/100070-
dc.description.abstractThe primary objective of this study was to evaluate the relationship between spinal curvature and postural sway in the frontal and sagittal planes in asymptomatic young adults. A secondary objective was to look at this relationship over a time period of 15 minutes.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherBioMed Centralen
dc.rightsAuthor can archive publisher's version/PDF. For full details see http://www.sherpa.ac.uk/romeo/ [Accessed 01/06/2010]en
dc.subjectback shape screeningen
dc.subjectfallsen
dc.subjectelderlyen
dc.subjectspinal curvatureen
dc.subjectpostural swayen
dc.subjectyoung adultsen
dc.titleCan back shape screening be used to predict the risk of falls in the elderly? An exploratory study investigating the relationship between spinal curvature and postural sway in healthy subjectsen
dc.typeArticleen
dc.typeMeetings and Proceedings-
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Teesside. School of Health and Social Care.en
dc.identifier.journalScoliosisen
dc.identifier.conference6th international conference on conservative management of spinal deformities, Lyon, France, May 21 - 23, 2009-
ref.citationcount0 [Web of Science and Scopus, 01/06/2010]en
or.citation.harvardJohnson, C., Bettany-Saltikov, J. A. and Warren, J. G. (2009) 'Can back shape screening be used to predict the risk of falls in the elderly? An exploratory study investigating the relationship between spinal curvature and postural sway in healthy subjects', 6th international conference on conservative management of spinal deformities, Lyon, France, May 21 - 23, Scoliosis, 4 (Suppl 2), O25-
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