Effects of age-related gait changes on the biomechanics of slips and falls

Thurmon E. Lockhart, Jeffrey C. Woldstad, James L. Smith

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193 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1136-1160
Number of pages25
JournalErgonomics
Volume46
Issue number12
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 10 2003

Keywords

  • Aging
  • Biomechanics
  • Coefficient of friction
  • Friction demand
  • Gait
  • Heel velocity
  • Slip distances
  • Slips and falls

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