Accession Number : ADA593401


Title :   Functional Balance Training Using a Domed Device


Descriptive Note : Journal article


Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLLEGE CARLISLE BARRACKS PA PHYSICAL FITNESS RESEARCH INSTITUTE


Personal Author(s) : Ruiz, Roberto ; Richardson, Melanie T


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a593401.pdf


Report Date : Feb 2005


Pagination or Media Count : 7


Abstract : Balance is an important aspect of athletic and occupational performance, in the elderly, and for injury rehabilitation, where use of a novel domed device can be incorporated to any well rounded program. The use of dynamic, non-dynamic, and core stabilization exercise enhance balance. This article offers exercises to improve balance that are applicable for any exercise professional.


Descriptors :   *BALANCE , *PHYSICAL FITNESS , PROPRIOCEPTION , REHABILITATION , STABILIZATION , STRENGTH(PHYSIOLOGY) , TRAINING , WALKING


Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE