Relationship between lower extremity isometric muscle strength and standing balance in patients with multiple sclerosis


ÇITAKER S., GÜÇLÜ GÜNDÜZ A., YAZICI G., Bayraktar D., NAZLIEL B., Irkec C.

NEUROREHABILITATION, vol.33, no.2, pp.293-298, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.3233/nre-130958
  • Journal Name: NEUROREHABILITATION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.293-298
  • Keywords: Muscle strength, balance, multiple sclerosis, EDSS, HAND-HELD DYNAMOMETRY, POSTURAL INSTABILITY, WEAKNESS, SCALE, INDIVIDUALS, RELIABILITY, PERFORMANCE, IMPAIRMENT, EXERCISE, FATIGUE
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Muscle strength and standing balance decrease in patients with Multiple Sclerosis (MS).