Some relationship between postural measures and cognitive functions

Introduction: Balance is a process determined by an integration of multiple
afferent stimuli from visual, vestibular stomatognathic and somatosensorial systems These afferences produce a continuous response of the tonic postural system in order to control body stability during the spontaneous sway in standing position The body’s posture is also related with the plantar
pressure and surface Moreover there are evidences of a link between body’s posture and cognition The aim of the study was to explore the correlation between baropodometric and stabilometric measures and performance in cognitive tests

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