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Gait characteristics in people with cognitive impairment - the relationship between step length and cadence
(The University of Bergen, 2016-05-13)
Background: Approximately 70 000 people in Norway are suffering from some form of dementia. Gait and balance impairment in patients with Alzheimer's disease has been recognized for years. Reduced walking speed has been ...
Pain and physical function among nursing home patients and people with dementia. Cross-sectional analyses from the COSMOS-trial
(The University of Bergen, 2018-08-24)
Background: Previous studies have shown how nursing home patients have poor physical functioning and are largely care dependent in activities of daily life. These patients have a high prevalence of pain and are mainly ...