The effects of self-perceived fatigue on functional mobility and balance in the community-dwelling elderly


BAŞKURT Z. , BAŞKURT F. , Demir C. H.

HEALTHMED, vol.6, no.10, pp.3366-3371, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Title of Journal : HEALTHMED
  • Page Numbers: pp.3366-3371

Abstract

Objective: Although fatigue is common among the elderly people, little is known concerning its impact on functional mobility and balance. The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of self-perceived fatigue on functional mobility and balance performances in the community-dwelling elderly people.