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Timmermans, Sjoerd T. (author), Reijnierse, Esmee M. (author), Pasma, J.H. (author), Trappenburg, Marijke C. (author), Blauw, Gerard J. (author), Maier, Andrea B. (author), Meskers, Carel G M (author)
Background: Orthostatic hypotension (OH), a blood pressure drop after postural change, is associated with impaired standing balance and falls in older adults. This study aimed to assess the association between blood pressure (BP) and a measure of quality of standing balance, i.e. Center of Pressure (CoP) movement, after postural change from...
journal article 2018
de Bruijne, E.S. (author), Reijnierse, E.M. (author), Trappenburg, M.C. (author), Pasma, J.H. (author), De Vries, Oscar J. (author), Meskers, Carel G M (author), Maier, Andrea B. (author)
Background: Orthostatic hypotension (OH) is common in older adults and associated with increased morbidity and mortality, loss of independence and high health-care costs. Standing up slowly is a recommended non-pharmacological intervention. However, the effectiveness of this advice has not been well studied. Objectives: The aim of this study...
journal article 2017
Stijntjes, M. (author), De Craen, Anton J M (author), Van Der Grond, Jeroen (author), Meskers, Carel G M (author), Slagboom, P. Eline (author), Maier, Andrea B. (author)
Background: The positive relationship between cognitive and physical performance has been widely established. The influence of brain structure on both domains has been shown as well. Objective: We studied whether the relationship between brain structure and physical performance is independent of cognitive performance. Methods: This was a...
journal article 2016