Effects of dual-task training on balance and executive functions in Parkinson's disease: a pilot study

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Fernandes, Ângela; Rocha, Nuno; Santos, Rubim; Tavares, João Manuel R. S.;
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3109/08990220.2014.1002605
  • Subject: Balance; Parkinson's disease; dual-task training; executive functions | Ciências da Saúde, Ciências Tecnológicas, Ciências médicas e da saúde | Health sciences, Technological sciences, Medical and Health sciences | Ciências médicas e da saúde | Medical and Health sciences
    mesheuropmc: education | genetic structures | behavioral disciplines and activities | psychological phenomena and processes

The aim of this study was to analyze the efficacy of cognitive-motor dual-task training compared with single-task training on balance and executive functions in individuals with Parkinson's disease. Fifteen subjects, aged between 39 and 75 years old, were randomly assig... View more
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