Whole-body and segment angular momentum during 90-degree turns.

Affiliation

School of Kinesiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Turning is a frequently performed, asymmetric task of daily living. The asymmetric nature makes turning challenging to perform while maintaining balance.

Keywords

Angular momentum,Biomechanics,Dynamic balance,Gait,Locomotion,Turning,