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Journal of Aging Research
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 561695, 14 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/561695
Research Article

Single Stance Stability and Proprioceptive Control in Older Adults Living at Home: Gender and Age Differences

1International Society of Proprioception and Posture, Turin, Italy
2Proprioception Center, Via Valgioie 85-87, 10146 Turin, Italy
3Epidemiology Unit, Local Health Unit TO3, Piemonte Region, Grugliasco, Italy
4Sanitary District 2, Local Health Unit TO1, Piemonte Region, Turin, Italy
5Department of Functional Rehabilitation, Local Health Unit TO1, Piemonte Region, Turin, Italy

Received 28 February 2013; Revised 21 June 2013; Accepted 27 June 2013

Academic Editor: Karl Rosengren

Copyright © 2013 Dario Riva 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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