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Li Li, Georgia Southern University and Shuqi Zhang1-1-2015
Georgia Southern University faculty member Li Li co-editedTherapeutic Physical Activities for People with Disability
Georgia Southern University faculty members Jody L. Langdon and Robert J. Schlote co-authored “Therapeutic Physical Activity for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder” in the publication Therapeutic Physical Activities for People with Disability.
Book Summary: Physical inactivity has been recognized as one of the common modifiable risk factors for non-communicable diseases such as heart disease, stroke, cancer, chronic respiratory diseases and diabetes. Increased level of physical activity is very effective for health maintenance. In this book, experts from all over the world present evidence for therapeutic physical ... Read more
Li Li, Georgia Southern University and Matthew Holmes, Georgia Southern University1-1-2013
Georgia Southern University faculty member Matthew Holmes and Li Li co-editedGait Biometrics: Basic Patterns, Role of Neurological Disorders and Effects of Physical Activity.
Book Summary: This book discusses gait, the control of gait and how different pathological conditions may affect gait, with a unique application of a gait study reviewed at the end. We first discuss methodology issues related to gait quantification and interpretations of different gait-related measures and their theoretical relevancy and clinical applications. The effects of different pathological conditions on gait were then discussed, using diabetic peripheral neuropathy, Parkinson’s disease, concussions and lower back pain as examples. A ... Read more