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Wonjae Choi and Seungwon Lee

training on trunk muscle strength, spinal mobility, dynamic balance and functional mobility in older adults . Gerontology, 59 ( 2 ), 105 – 113 . PubMed ID: 23108436 doi:10.1159/000343152 10.1159/000343152 Grigorenko , A. , Bjerkefors , A. , Rosdahl , H. , Hultling , C. , Alm , M

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Suguru Ando, Yumi Higuchi, Tomomi Kitagawa, Tatsunori Murakami and Emiko Todo

intervention group. In addition, improvement in the secondary outcomes, such as lower-limb muscle strength and TUG, was not observed. Previous studies using exercise interventions for older adults have shown an improvement in functional mobility and effectiveness in fall prevention ( Arrieta, Rezola-Pardo, Gil

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Mieko Yokozuka, Chie Miki, Makoto Suzuki and Rieko Katsura

. , Fukumoto , T. , Matsumoto , D. , & Shima , M. ( 2016 ). The relationship between toe grip strength and dynamic balance or functional mobility among community-dwelling Japanese older adults: A cross-sectional study . Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, 24 ( 3 ), 459 – 464 . PubMed ID

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Stephen Harvey, Chris Rissel and Mirjam Pijnappels

:// 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 ID: 1991946 doi:10.1111/j.1532-5415.1991.tb01616.x 10.1111/j.1532-5415.1991.tb01616.x Prati , G

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Aurora de Fátima G.C. Mafra Cabral, Marcelo Medeiros Pinheiro, Charlles H.M. Castro, Marco Túlio De Mello, Sérgio Tufik and Vera Lúcia Szejnfeld

. , & 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 . Retrieved from 10.1111/j.1532-5415.1991.tb01616.x Rangul , V. , Holmen , T

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Antoine Langeard, Lucile Bigot, Gilles Loggia, Nathalie Chastan, Gaëlle Quarck and Antoine Gauthier

plantar flexor is in accordance with the only other study where plantar flexors were targeted by NMES training in older adults. 16 Strength improvement was comparable, and Mani et al 16 also noted some functional mobility improvement, like longer maximum step length and faster maximum gait speed after

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Yaser Alikhajeh, Elyas Barabadi and Gholam Rasul Mohammad Rahimi

, functionality, mobility and endurance in the treatment of chronic low back pain: a randomized controlled study . J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil . 2017 ; 30 ( 5 ): 1087 – 1093 . doi: 10.3233/BMR-169705 28968232 32. Nelson NL . Kinesio taping for chronic low back pain: a systematic review . J Bodyw Mov Ther

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Mostafa Zarei, Hamed Abbasi, Abdolhamid Daneshjoo, Mehdi Gheitasi, Kamran Johari, Oliver Faude, Nikki Rommers and Roland Rössler

12. Donath L , Rössler R , Faude O . Effects of virtual reality training (exergaming) compared to alternative exercise training and passive control on standing balance and functional mobility in healthy community-dwelling seniors: a meta-analytical review . Sports Med . 2016 ; 46 ( 9

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Sheng H. Kioh, Sumaiyah Mat, Shahrul B. Kamaruzzaman, Fatimah Ibrahim, Mas S. Mokhtar, Noran N. Hairi, Robert G. Cumming, Phyo K. Myint and Maw P. Tan

test is a reliable measure of functional mobility in older adults. The instructions, “when I say ‘Go!’ I want you to stand up from the chair, walk at your regular pace to the marked line on the floor, turn, walk back at your regular pace too to the chair and sit back down. I am going to demonstrate

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Yi-Ju Tsai, Chieh-Chie Chia, Pei-Yun Lee, Li-Chuan Lin and Yi-Liang Kuo

endurance, fall index and functional mobility skills in patients with patello femoral pain syndrome . J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil . 2017 ; 30 ( 1 ): 163 – 170 . doi:10.3233/BMR-160729 10.3233/BMR-160729 35. Leporace G , Praxedes J , Pereira GR , et al . Influence of a preventive training