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Journal of Aging Research
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 176709, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2011/176709
Research Article

Balance, Sensorimotor, and Cognitive Performance in Long-Year Expert Senior Ballroom Dancers

1Neural Plasticity Lab, Institute for Neuroinformatics, Ruhr-University Bochum, 44780 Bochum, Germany
2Department of Neurology, BG-Kliniken Bergmannsheil, Ruhr-University Bochum, 44789 Bochum, Germany

Received 5 May 2011; Revised 7 July 2011; Accepted 28 July 2011

Academic Editor: William J. Hoyer

Copyright © 2011 Jan-Christoph Kattenstroth et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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