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Proprioception and kinesthesia are seen as interrelated and there is considerable disagreement regarding the definition of these terms.

Proprioception is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Proprioception books and related discussion.

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Affective Proprioception
The Forgotten Sense – Proprioception
proprioceptive, and vestibular through the proprioceptive sense, that her lower body is fixed and stable and not moving.
Moving Objects In Space: Exploiting Proprioception In Virtual
virtual-environment interaction based on proprioception, a person's sense of the reach so that users can manipulate them using proprioceptive cues.

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The Sports Doctor: Use rocker bottom shoes sparingly
Physical therapists call these balance procedures proprioception, the body's ability to stabilize itself in space, (balancing on one foot, with and without eyes open is a good example of proprioception).
Under Pressure: Compression Clothing Analysed
Possible reasons for this included increased proprioception (your body's awareness of where its parts are and what they're doing) and a reduction in tiring muscle oscillations on impact.
Balance deficits & elevated fall risk in non-elderly fibromyalgia patients
We further sought to determine if postural instability was associated with strength, proprioception and lower extremity myofascial trigger points (MTPs), FM symptoms and physical function, dyscognition, balance confidence and medication usage.
Female athletes at risk for ACL injuries
Noncompetitive balance and agility training, using uneven surfaces, may enhance proprioceptive function (the body's sense of itself in space and time) and help reduce the rate of injury.
Being turned down for an electric wheelchair has left me dejected
The layout of the flat combined with my poor proprioception meant the likelihood of injury is just too great for the occupational therapist to agree to leave a powerchair here. The electric wheelchair Kaliya Franklin is not eligible for.

Suggested Web Resources

Proprioception - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Proprioception | Define Proprioception at
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Proprioception: how and why? | Serendip's Exchange
Jan 3, 2008 One overlooked sense, known as proprioception, is as important, if not more important as the other senses, for normal functioning.
What Is Proprioception?
Proprioception is the sense of how your own limbs are oriented in space. Without proprioception, you would be completely unable to...
Proprioceptive Dysfunction

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