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The effects of dual-tasking on temporal gait adaptation and de-adaptation to the split-belt treadmill in older adults.

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Summary of "The effects of dual-tasking on temporal gait adaptation and de-adaptation to the split-belt treadmill in older adults."

It has been well established that with aging, walking becomes more challenging when dividing attention towards other tasks (i.e. dual-tasks) and when adapting walking to environmental demands. Although these gait-related features are believed to contribute to an increased risk of falling in older adults, little is known about the interplay between dual-tasking and gait adaptation.

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Name: Experimental gerontology
ISSN: 1873-6815
Pages: 110655

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