Postural sway, falls, and self-reported neuropathy in aging female cancer survivors.

Affiliation

Department of Neurology, Oregon Health & Science University, United States; Department of Health, Kinesiology, and Recreation, University of Utah, United States. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Falls are a major public health concern in older adults, and the proportion of older adults that has been diagnosed with cancer is growing. Yet, while falls, peripheral neuropathy, and postural instability are more common in aging cancer survivors, it is unclear how these factors interact.

Keywords

Balance,Chemotherapy,Mediolateral,Postural stability,

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