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January 16th, 2012

Center of mass position relative to the ankle during walking: A clinically feasible detection method for gait imbalance

Equipment used: 2 AMTI Force Plates –

Chu-Jui Chen, Li-Shan Chou, Center of mass position relative to the ankle during walking: A clinically feasible detection method for gait imbalance, Gait & Posture, Volume 31, Issue 3, March 2010, Pages 391-393

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2009.11.010

Keywords: Gait; COM-COP inclination angle; Imbalance; Elderly; Falls