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Effects of Dual Task Practice in Elderly

Sheeraz Hashim

ISBN 10: 3843374228 / ISBN 13: 9783843374224
Published by LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing
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Paperback. 72 pages. Dimensions: 8.7in. x 5.9in. x 0.4in.Human Beings face several situations in their daily life which involve the simultaneous performance of two tasks, like reading the sign board while driving a car. Such dual task conditions often result in the detoriation in the performance of any one or both the tasks. This is more pronounced in the elderly, making them more prone to falls and accidents. Thus, this study aims at researching the effect practice can have in such tasking conditions in the elderly. The study aims to use the results in developing training programs for the elderly which can easily be applied in real life situatons thus reducing the rate of mortality and morbidity associated with falls in this poppulation. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9783843374224

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Human Beings face several situations in their daily life which involve the simultaneous performance of two tasks,like reading the sign board while driving a car.Such dual task conditions often result in the detoriation in the performance of any one or both the tasks. This is more pronounced in the elderly, making them more prone to falls and accidents.Thus, this study aims at researching the effect practice can have in such tasking conditions in the elderly. The study aims to use the results in developing training programs for the elderly which can easily be applied in real life situatons thus reducing the rate of mortality and morbidity associated with falls in this poppulation.

About the Author: The author completed her Bachelors in Physiotherapy from Hamdard University ,New Delhi in 2001 followed by Masters in Physiotherapy with specialization in Neurology in 2008.She was also awarded a Gold Medal for her academic achievements for her Masters degree.She joined the Kailash Group of Hospitals in 2008 where she is working at present.

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Title: Effects of Dual Task Practice in Elderly

Publisher: LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing

Binding: Paperback

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