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Postural Control While Sitting and Its Association with Risk of Falls in Patients with Parkinson's Disease

By Ryoichi Hayashi, Takeshi Hayashi, Junpei Aizawa, Hiroaki Nagase and Shinji Ohara

Submitted: November 2nd 2010Reviewed: June 3rd 2011Published: December 7th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/19120

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Ryoichi Hayashi, Takeshi Hayashi, Junpei Aizawa, Hiroaki Nagase and Shinji Ohara (December 7th 2011). Postural Control While Sitting and Its Association with Risk of Falls in Patients with Parkinson's Disease, Diagnostics and Rehabilitation of Parkinson's Disease Juliana Dushanova, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/19120. Available from:

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