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Two pilot studies of the effect of bicycling on balance and leg strength among older adults.

Rissel C, Passmore E, Mason C, Merom D.

J Environ Public Health. 2013;2013:686412. doi: 10.1155/2013/686412. Epub 2013 Apr 17.

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Tests of stepping as indicators of mobility, balance, and fall risk in balance-impaired older adults.

Cho BL, Scarpace D, Alexander NB.

J Am Geriatr Soc. 2004 Jul;52(7):1168-73.

PMID:
15209657
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The effect of a 12-month exercise trial on balance, strength, and falls in older women: a randomized controlled trial.

Lord SR, Ward JA, Williams P, Strudwick M.

J Am Geriatr Soc. 1995 Nov;43(11):1198-206.

PMID:
7594152
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Chair rising exercise is more effective than one-leg standing exercise in improving dynamic body balance: a randomized controlled trial.

Yamashita F, Iwamoto J, Osugi T, Yamazaki M, Takakuwa M.

J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact. 2012 Jun;12(2):74-9.

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A randomized controlled study investigating static and dynamic balance in older adults after training with Pilates.

Bird ML, Hill KD, Fell JW.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2012 Jan;93(1):43-9. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2011.08.005. Epub 2011 Oct 5.

PMID:
21975148
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A 12-week Iyengar yoga program improved balance and mobility in older community-dwelling people: a pilot randomized controlled trial.

Tiedemann A, O'Rourke S, Sesto R, Sherrington C.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2013 Sep;68(9):1068-75. doi: 10.1093/gerona/glt087. Epub 2013 Jul 2.

PMID:
23825035
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Efficacy of Nintendo Wii training on mechanical leg muscle function and postural balance in community-dwelling older adults: a randomized controlled trial.

Jorgensen MG, Laessoe U, Hendriksen C, Nielsen OB, Aagaard P.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2013 Jul;68(7):845-52. doi: 10.1093/gerona/gls222. Epub 2012 Oct 31.

PMID:
23114461
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The effect of 15 weeks of exercise on balance, leg strength, and reduction in falls in 40 women aged 65 to 89 years.

Ballard JE, McFarland C, Wallace LS, Holiday DB, Roberson G.

J Am Med Womens Assoc. 2004 Fall;59(4):255-61.

PMID:
16845754
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Choice stepping reaction time: a composite measure of falls risk in older people.

Lord SR, Fitzpatrick RC.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2001 Oct;56(10):M627-32.

PMID:
11584035
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Multitarget stepping program in combination with a standardized multicomponent exercise program can prevent falls in community-dwelling older adults: a randomized, controlled trial.

Yamada M, Higuchi T, Nishiguchi S, Yoshimura K, Kajiwara Y, Aoyama T.

J Am Geriatr Soc. 2013 Oct;61(10):1669-75. doi: 10.1111/jgs.12453. Epub 2013 Sep 3.

PMID:
24001116
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The effect of a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug on two important predictors for accidental falls: postural balance and manual reaction time. A randomized, controlled pilot study.

Hegeman J, Nienhuis B, van den Bemt B, Weerdesteyn V, van Limbeek J, Duysens J.

Hum Mov Sci. 2011 Apr;30(2):384-95. doi: 10.1016/j.humov.2010.05.011. Epub 2010 Aug 12.

PMID:
20708287
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Sign Chi Do and physical function: a pilot study.

Rogers CE, Nseir S, Keller C.

Geriatr Nurs. 2013 Jan-Feb;34(1):12-8. doi: 10.1016/j.gerinurse.2012.05.004. Epub 2012 Jul 6.

PMID:
22771301
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Effectiveness of a balance training home exercise programme for adults with haemophilia: a pilot study.

Hill K, Fearn M, Williams S, Mudge L, Walsh C, McCarthy P, Walsh M, Street A.

Haemophilia. 2010 Jan;16(1):162-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2516.2009.02110.x. Epub 2009 Oct 5.

PMID:
19804383
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Effect of standing posture during whole body vibration training on muscle morphology and function in older adults: a randomised controlled trial.

Mikhael M, Orr R, Amsen F, Greene D, Singh MA.

BMC Geriatr. 2010 Oct 15;10:74. doi: 10.1186/1471-2318-10-74.

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A new simple performance test focused on agility in elderly people: The Ten Step Test.

Miyamoto K, Takebayashi H, Takimoto K, Miyamoto S, Morioka S, Yagi F.

Gerontology. 2008;54(6):365-72. doi: 10.1159/000146787. Epub 2008 Jul 19.

PMID:
18645242
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Evaluation of a peer-led falls prevention program for older adults.

Waters DL, Hale LA, Robertson L, Hale BA, Herbison P.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2011 Oct;92(10):1581-6. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2011.05.014.

PMID:
21963125
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Preliminary evidence that low ankle-brachial index is associated with reduced bilateral hip extensor strength and functional mobility in peripheral arterial disease.

Parmenter BJ, Raymond J, Dinnen PJ, Lusby RJ, Fiatarone Singh MA.

J Vasc Surg. 2013 Apr;57(4):963-973.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2012.08.103. Epub 2012 Dec 14.

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Minimal chair height standing ability is independently associated with falls in Taiwanese older people.

Kwan MM, Lin SI, Chen CH, Close JC, Lord SR.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2011 Jul;92(7):1080-5. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2011.01.018.

PMID:
21704788
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Positive effects of exercise on falls and fracture risk in osteopenic women.

Hourigan SR, Nitz JC, Brauer SG, O'Neill S, Wong J, Richardson CA.

Osteoporos Int. 2008 Jul;19(7):1077-86. doi: 10.1007/s00198-007-0541-7. Epub 2008 Jan 11.

PMID:
18188658
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