1. Functional Rehab From Core and Hip Stability to Balance and Fall Prevention Training
Core stability has evolved over the last few decades from the fitness arena to mainstream rehabilitation programs. One area that needs greater investigation is the implications of core and hip stability and how to incorporate it with traditional balance training. This is imperative for fall prevention in our rapidly growing geriatric population. This chapter is designed to provide a solid fundamental basis of the history of core and hip stability, progressing to balance training and how it is integrated into a fall prevention rehabilitation program.