Center-of-pressure displacement during postural changes in relation to pressure ulcers in spinal cord-injured patients.

Kaymak G. K., Tosun A. K., KANATLI U.

American journal of physical medicine & rehabilitation, vol.87, no.3, pp.177-82, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 87 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/phm.0b013e318164a99a
  • Journal Name: American journal of physical medicine & rehabilitation
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.177-82
  • Keywords: spinal cord injuries, pressure ulcer, musculoskeletal equilibrium, posture, LOWER-LIMBS, STABILITY, INDIVIDUALS, RELIABILITY, PERFORMANCE, PARAPLEGIA, VALIDITY
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: To evaluate the center-of-pressure displacement in spinal cord-injured patients, to investigate dynamic sitting stability and its relationship with pressure ulcers.