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Gait, Balance and Falls – PDF expert briefing

On Tuesday I took part in Parkinson’s Disease Foundation expert briefing on Gait, Balance and Falls in Parkinson’s disease. 1. Gait (walking) problems in Parkinson’s: Slow walking, difficult to keep up with people in the community Short, shuffling steps (step length gets smaller) Foot drags or catch (uneven surface i.e. sidewalk, rug) Arms swing less (one side more than other)… Read more »