Gait Posture 2021 Jul 21;89:200-205. Epub 2021 Jul 21.
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA; Center for Movement Studies, Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, MD, USA; Department of Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA; Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA.
Background: Ataxia can adversely affect balance and gait and increase the incidence of falls, which puts individuals at greater risk for injury. Thus, interventions focused on balance and gait are integral in rehabilitation training. In order to determine if rehabilitation interventions are effective, we need an outcome measure to detect change. Read More