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Old 01-05-2012, 10:11 AM   #4
Steven Low
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Walking speed is directly correlated with mortality so...

If they are frail and/or have poor balance... more likely to fall when they walk fast

Deficits in balance and strength, range of motion etc

Once you stop being able to move well... you die.
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