Investigation of the effects of cognitive tasks on balance performance in young adults


ALTIN B., AKSOY S.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY, vol.41, no.6, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.amjoto.2020.102663
  • Journal Name: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus, Agricultural & Environmental Science Database, Biotechnology Research Abstracts, CAB Abstracts, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database
  • Keywords: Cognitive, Attention, Virtual reality, Balance, Posturography, POSTURAL CONTROL, VIRTUAL-REALITY, ATTENTION, REHABILITATION, DISORDER, SWAY
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: Individuals routinely perform cognitive tasks concurrent to balance functions. The attention is one of the most important cognitive functions and it has effects on vestibular system. This study aims to investigate the connection between balance and cognitive tasks under different conditions.