The effect of tooth loss on gait stability of community-dwelling older adults.
Clinic for Reconstructive Dentistry and Temporomandibular Disorders, Dental School, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland.
University Center for Medicine of Aging Basel, Felix Platter-Hospital, Basel, Switzerland.
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The present results suggest that tooth loss in healthy seniors is associated with lower gait velocity and therefore may have a negative impact on gait stability.
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