RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN BALANCE AND FEAR OF FALLING IN GERIATRIC TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS PATIENTS


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Işıntaş Arık M. , Kiloatar H. , Onbaşı K.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSIOTHERAPY REHABILITATION-FIZYOTERAPI REHABILITASYON, vol.29, no.3, pp.53-58, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.21653/tfrd.390337
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSIOTHERAPY REHABILITATION-FIZYOTERAPI REHABILITASYON
  • Page Numbers: pp.53-58

Abstract

Purpose: The purpose of this study was to compare balance parameters and fear of falling in geriatric individuals with and without type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM), and to investigate the relationship between balance and fear of falling in these groups.