postural regulation

Plantar or Palmar Tactile Augmentation Improves Lateral Postural Balance with Significant Influence from Cognitive Load

Author(s): Jacob Azbell, Jaekwan K. Park, Shuo-Hsiu Chang, Mariklle PKJ Engelen, Hangue Park
Plantar or Palmar Tactile Augmentation Improves Lateral Postural Balance with Significant Influence from Cognitive Load 550 371 Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering (TNSRE)
Although it seems intuitive to address the issue of reduced plantar cutaneous feedback by augmenting it, many approaches have adopted compensatory sensory cues, such as tactile input from another part of the body, for multiple reasons including easiness and accessibility. read more