The Effect of Physical Activity, Neuropathy, and Gender on People with Diabetes on Balance: A Cross-sectional Study

Zahra Kosarian; Mehrnoosh Zakerkish; Mohammad-Jafar Shaterzadeh-Yazdi; Saeed Hesam; Mohammad Mehravar

Volume 24, Issue 3 , 2022

  Background: Diabetes mellitus (DM) is one of the most common chronic non-communicable diseases (NCD). Objectives: The present study aimed to investigate the relationship between demographic and clinical data with balance impairments in people with diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN), considering the ...  Read More

Effects of a Few Minutes of Abdominal Drawing-in Maneuver on Balance Test Results

Shahram Mohaghegh; Maryam Hajian

Volume 23, Issue 5 , 2021

  Introduction: The abdominal draw-in maneuver (ADIM) has been suggested to enhance core stability through the improvement of lumbopelvic stability. Although the effect of ADIM and core muscle activation on some biomechanical parameters has been studied, the effect of exercising a few minutes of this maneuver ...  Read More

Modulating Neuronal Networks to Enhance Postural Control: A Review of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation Approach

Fariba Yadolahi; Mohammad Mohsen Roostayi; Minoo Khalkhali-Zavieh; Abbas Rahimi; Masoud Mehrpour

Volume 21, Issue 8 , 2019, Pages 1-7

  Context: Postural stability is essential for performing everyday activities. The central nervous system (CNS) must modify balance control to provide stability to intrinsic and external perturbations. Methods considered as the main candidates for ultimate pro- motion of neural plasticity could be used ...  Read More