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Paula H. Lobo da Costa ; Rosana Mattioli ;Revista Brasileira de Fisioterapia 2010, 14 4

Author: Nadiesca T. Filippin

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Revista Brasileira de Fisioterapia ISSN: 1413-3555 rbfisio@ufscar.br Associação Brasileira de Pesquisa e PósGraduação em Fisioterapia Brasil Filippin, Nadiesca T.; Lobo da Costa, Paula H.; Mattioli, Rosana Effects of treadmill-walking training with additional body load on quality of life in subjects with Parkinsons disease Revista Brasileira de Fisioterapia, vol.
14, núm.
4, julio-agosto, 2010, pp.
344-350 Associação Brasileira de Pesquisa e Pós-Graduação em Fisioterapia São Carlos, Brasil Available in: http:--www.redalyc.org-articulo.oa?id=235016576009 How to cite Complete issue More information about this article Journals homepage in redalyc.org Scientific Information System Network of Scientific Journals from Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal Non-profit academic project, developed under the open access initiative ISSN 1413-3555 Original Article Rev Bras Fisioter, São Carlos, v.
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2010 © Revista Brasileira de Fisioterapia Effects of treadmill-walking training with additional body load on quality of life in subjects with Parkinson’s disease Efeitos do treino da marcha em esteira com aumento da carga corporal sobre a qualidade de vida de sujeitos com doença de Parkinson Nadiesca T.
Filippin1, Paula H.
Lobo da Costa2, Rosana Mattioli1 Abstract Background: Parkinson’s disease (PD) causes motor and non-motor impairments that affect the subject’s quality of life.
Objective: To assess the effects of treadmill-walking training with additional body load on the quality of life and motor function of subjects with PD. Methods: Nine subjects with PD, Hoehn and Yahr stages 2-3, not demented and with capability to ambulate independently took part in this study.
The training program was divided into three phases (A1-B-A2): treadmill training with additional body load (A1), control condition (conventional physical therapy group; B) and a second period of treadmill training with load (A2).
Each phase last...





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