MANUEL E HERNANDEZ

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Age-related differences in maintenance of balance during forward reach to the floor
    MANUEL E HERNANDEZ
    Address correspondence to Manuel E Hernandez, Mobility Research Center, University of Michigan, 2025 Traverwood Drive, Suite E, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 e mail
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:960-7. 2013
  2. pmc The effect of age, movement direction, and target size on the maximum speed of targeted COP movements in healthy women
    MANUEL E HERNANDEZ
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Biomechanics Research Laboratory, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Hum Mov Sci 31:1213-23. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Age-related changes in speed and accuracy during rapid targeted center of pressure movements near the posterior limit of the base of support
    MANUEL E HERNANDEZ
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Biomechanics Research Laboratory, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 27:910-6. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of older adults with self-reported stooping, crouching, or kneeling difficulty
    MANUEL E HERNANDEZ
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:759-63. 2008
  5. pmc Decreased muscle strength relates to self-reported stooping, crouching, or kneeling difficulty in older adults
    MANUEL E HERNANDEZ
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Mobility Research Center, University of Michigan, 2025 Traverwood Dr, Suite E, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Phys Ther 90:67-74. 2010

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Age-related differences in maintenance of balance during forward reach to the floor
    MANUEL E HERNANDEZ
    Address correspondence to Manuel E Hernandez, Mobility Research Center, University of Michigan, 2025 Traverwood Drive, Suite E, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 e mail
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:960-7. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc The effect of age, movement direction, and target size on the maximum speed of targeted COP movements in healthy women
    MANUEL E HERNANDEZ
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Biomechanics Research Laboratory, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Hum Mov Sci 31:1213-23. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Age-related changes in speed and accuracy during rapid targeted center of pressure movements near the posterior limit of the base of support
    MANUEL E HERNANDEZ
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Biomechanics Research Laboratory, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 27:910-6. 2012
    ..So, we hypothesized that, in comparison to young women, older women would display a disproportionate decrease of speed and accuracy in the primary center of pressure submovements as movement amplitude increases...
  4. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of older adults with self-reported stooping, crouching, or kneeling difficulty
    MANUEL E HERNANDEZ
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:759-63. 2008
    ..This study examined characteristics associated with SCK difficulty to explore underlying mechanisms and remediation strategies...
  5. pmc Decreased muscle strength relates to self-reported stooping, crouching, or kneeling difficulty in older adults
    MANUEL E HERNANDEZ
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Mobility Research Center, University of Michigan, 2025 Traverwood Dr, Suite E, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Phys Ther 90:67-74. 2010
    ..Older adults with stooping, crouching, or kneeling (SCK) difficulty have demonstrated an increased fall risk. Strength (force-generating capacity) measures may be useful for determining both SCK difficulty and fall risk...

Research Grants2

  1. Training in trunk control biomechanics in older adults
    Manuel Hernandez; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Co-mentor will be James Ashton-Miller PhD, biomechanical engineer and Director of the Biomechanics Research Laboratory. ..