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Descriptor in English: Postural Balance
Descriptor in Spanish: Equilibrio Postural
Descriptor in Portuguese: Equilíbrio Postural
Descriptor in French: Équilibre postural
Entry term(s): Balance, Postural
Balance, Posture
Control, Postural
Control, Posture
Equilibrium, Musculoskeletal
Equilibrium, Postural
Equilibrium, Posture
Musculoskeletal Equilibrium
Postural Control
Postural Controls
Postural Equilibrium
Posture Balance
Posture Balances
Posture Control
Posture Controls
Posture Equilibrium
Posture Equilibriums
Tree number(s): G11.427.690
G11.561.790.541.595
Scope note: A POSTURE in which an ideal body mass distribution is achieved. Postural balance provides the body carriage stability and conditions for normal functions in stationary position or in movement, such as sitting, standing, or walking.
Annotation: disorders of equilibrium: coordinate with SENSATION DISORDERS
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
History Note: 2009(1963)
DeCS UI: 4936
Descriptor UI: D004856
Date Established: 2009/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2019/04/11
Postural Balance - Preferred
Concept UI M0007617
Scope note A POSTURE in which an ideal body mass distribution is achieved. Postural balance provides the body carriage stability and conditions for normal functions in stationary position or in movement, such as sitting, standing, or walking.
Preferred term Postural Balance
Entry term(s) Balance, Postural
Balance, Posture
Equilibrium, Musculoskeletal
Equilibrium, Postural
Equilibrium, Posture
Musculoskeletal Equilibrium
Postural Equilibrium
Posture Balance
Posture Balances
Posture Equilibrium
Posture Equilibriums
Postural Control - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000646760
Preferred term Postural Control
Entry term(s) Control, Postural
Control, Posture
Postural Controls
Posture Control
Posture Controls



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