The Influence of Cognitive Function on Balance, Mobility, and Falls in Older Cancer Survivor

The Influence of Cognitive Function on Balance, Mobility, an...

Rehabilitation Oncology - Rehabilitation Oncology Journal Podcast

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This episode discusses a prospective observational study of community dwelling people 50 years of age or greater in the United States with a history of cancer using data from the Health and Retirement Study. The purpose of this study was to examine associations between cognitive function, gait speed, balance, and falls in older cancer survivors. Results indicate that cognitive function, specifically executive function, is associated with falls an...
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This episode discusses a prospective observational study of community dwelling people 50 years of age or greater in the United States with a history of cancer using data from the Health and Retirement Study. The purpose of this study was to examine associations between cognitive function, gait speed, balance, and falls in older cancer survivors. Results indicate that cognitive function, specifically executive function, is associated with falls an...
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