2021
DOI: 10.1590/rbce.43.e011020
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Camila Costa Ibiapina Reis,
Marcos Antônio Pereira dos Santos,
Camila Feitosa da Costa
et al.

Abstract: ABSTRACT Considering that aging leads to losses in postural control and balance, our objective was to analyze the effects of water aerobics on posture alignment and risk of falls in older adults. A quasi-experimental intervention study included 49 older adults in the Intervention Group (IG) and 34 in the Control Group (CG). A plumbed symmetrograph assessed posture alignment, while a Time Up & Go test determined the fall risk. The IG performed water aerobics twice a week for three months. Posture alignment …

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