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Noemi Moreno-Segura, Celedonia Igual-Camacho, Yéntel Ballester-Gil, María Clara Blasco-Igual and Jose María Blasco

database (PEDRO) scale . Physiotherapy, 101 , e1043 . 10.1016/j.physio.2015.03.1919 Podsiadlo , D. , & Richardson , S. ( 1991 ). The timed “Up & go”: A test of basic functional mobility for frail elderly persons . Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 39 ( 2 ), 142 – 148 . PubMed doi:10

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Samantha M. Ross, Ellen Smit, Joonkoo Yun, Kathleen Bogart, Bridget Hatfield and Samuel W. Logan

.3109/01942638.2013.823475 10.3109/01942638.2013.823475 23931334 28. Harvey A , Baker R , Morris ME , Hough J , Hughes M , Graham HK . Does parent report measure performance? A study of the construct validity of the Functional Mobility Scale . Dev Med Child Neurol . 2010 ; 52 ( 2 ): 181 – 185 . PubMed ID

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Koren L. Fisher, Bruce A. Reeder, Elizabeth L. Harrison, Brenda G. Bruner, Nigel L. Ashworth, Punam Pahwa, Nazmi Sari, M. Suzanne Sheppard, Christopher A. Shields and Karen E. Chad

fitness test (SFT) was used as a measure of participants’ overall physical mobility ( Rikli & Jones, 1999 ). The SFT includes five tasks specifically designed to assess physical capabilities that support functional mobility in older adults. Tasks include assessments of leg strength (sit-to-stand test

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Mohammad Reza Pourahmadi, Ismail Ebrahimi Takamjani, Shapour Jaberzadeh, Javad Sarrafzadeh, Mohammad Ali Sanjari, Rasool Bagheri and Morteza Taghipour

Manipulative Physiol Ther . 1994 ; 17 ( 6 ): 353 – 358 . 7964194 12. Tiedemann A , Shimada H , Sherrington C , Murray S , Lord S . The comparative ability of eight functional mobility tests for predicting falls in community-dwelling older people . Age Ageing . 2008 ; 37 ( 4 ): 430 – 435

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Yolanda Barrado-Martín, Michelle Heward, Remco Polman and Samuel R. Nyman

: 25022459 doi:10.1080/13607863.2014.935290 10.1080/13607863.2014.935290 Yao , L. , Giordani , B.J. , Algase , D.L. , You , M. , & Alexander , N.B. ( 2012 ). Fall risk-relevant functional mobility outcomes in dementia following dyadic Tai Chi exercise . Western Journal of Nursing Research, 35

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Christine E. Roberts, Louise H. Phillips, Clare L. Cooper, Stuart Gray and Julia L. Allan

, A. ( 2013 ). Effects of core instability strength training on trunk muscle strength, spinal mobility, dynamic balance and functional mobility in older adults . Gerontology, 59 ( 2 ), 105 – 113 . PubMed doi:10.1159/000343152 Gretebeck , R.J. , Ferraro , K.F. , Black , D.R. , Holland , K

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Fujimoto, University of California Riverside; Jared Cristobal, University of California Riverside; James C. Galloway, University of Delaware; Herbert G. Tanner, University of Delaware; Elena Kokkoni, University of California Riverside Use of technology can support functional mobility and participation in