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    • Adaptation and Generalization to Opposing Perturbations in Walking 

      Bhatt, Tanvi; Wang, Ting-Yun; Yang, Feng; Pai, Yi-Chung (Elsevier Inc., 2013-08)
      Little is known on how the CNS would select its movement options when a person faces a novel or recurring perturbation of two opposing types (slip or trip) while walking. The purposes of this study were (1) to determine ...
    • Generalization of Motor Adaptation to Repeated-Slip Perturbation Across Tasks 

      Wang, Ting-Yun; Bhatt, Tanvi; Yang, Feng; Pai, Yi-Chung (Elsevier, 2011-04-28)
      Similar adaptations improve both proactive and reactive control of center-of-mass (COM) stability and limb support against gravity during different daily tasks (e.g., sitto-stand and walking) as a consequence of perturbation ...
    • Limits of Recovery Against Slip-Induced Falls While Walking 

      Yang, Feng; Bhatt, Tanvi; Pai, Yi-Chung (Elsevier, 2011-10)
      Slip-induced falls in gait often have devastating consequences. The purposes of this study were 1) to select the determinants that can best discriminate the outcomes (recoveries or falls) of an unannounced slip induced in ...
    • Two types of slip-induced falls among community dwelling older adults 

      Yang, Feng; Espy, Debbie; Bhatt, Tanvi; Pai, Yi-Chung (Elsevier, 2012-04)
      Little is known about the landing behavior of the trailing (recovery) foot and ensuing types of falls following a forward slip in walking. The purposes of this study were to 1) determine if community-dwelling older adults ...