Raisbeck, Louisa

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Heart rate variability as an assessment of fall risk in older adults 2022 15 Falls in the older adult population are a critical public health concern, resulting in significant personal and societal financial burden, and reduced independence and quality of life. Early identification of elevated fall risk is vital for implement...
Task performance is inversely related to spatial external focus target removal 2019 184 External focus (EF) of attention (focusing on the effects of movement on the environment and/or on an external target) has shown to enhance performance in motor tasks. These findings are consistent in the literature, however, there is limited literat...
The effects of physical activity throughout a 12-week balance intervention program in older adults with fall-risk 2020 70 Falls are a major public health concern, especially for older adults. The rate of older adult falls is expected to increase over the next decade. One of the main factors that contributes to falls is a decline in balance. Maintaining balance is import...
Attention and motor learning in an aiming task 2020 361 Using external focus (EXF) to direct attention externally toward the effect of movements on the environment leads to superior learning and performance compared to directing attention internally to body movements (internal focus, INF). However, the re...