France Mourey

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    Espace d’Étude du Mouvement - Étienne Jules MAREY Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté, UFR des Sciences du Sport, F-21000, Dijon.



Physiotherapist ; PhD

Effects of normal and pathological aging on movement and postural control

aging, movement and posture coordination, rehabilitation , ethics


Scientific articles in international or national peer-reviewed journals

Poirier, G., Gaveau, J., and Mourey, F. (2020). La chute et la pomme ? Vieillissement et adaptation sensori-motrice à l’environnement gravitaire/The fall and the apple? Aging and sensorimotor adaption to gravity environment. La Revue de Gériatrie 45 (7)
Blumen HM, Cavallari P, Mourey F, Yiou E (2020) Editorial: Adaptive Gait and Postural Control: From Physiological to Pathological Mechanisms, Towards Prevention and Rehabilitation. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience 12:45. (IF : 5.75)
Kubicki A, Brika M, Coquisart L, Basile G, Laroche D, Mourey F (2020) The Frail’BESTest. An Adaptation of the “Balance Evaluation System Test” for Frail Older Adults. Description, Internal Consistency and Inter-Rater Reliability. Clinical Interventions in Aging 15:1249‑62. (IF :4.46)
Poirier G, Papaxanthis C, Mourey F, Gaveau J (2020) Motor Planning of Vertical Arm Movements in Healthy Older Adults: Does Effort Minimization Persist with Aging? Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience 12. doi:10.3389/fnagi.2020.00037. (IF : 5.75)
Poirier, G., Ohayon, A., Juranville, A., Mourey, F., and Gaveau, J. (2021). Deterioration, Compensation and Motor Control Processes in Healthy Aging, Mild Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer’s Disease. Geriatrics 6, 33. doi:10.3390/geriatrics6010033.
Bracco L, Poirier G, Pinto-Carral A, Mourey F (2021) Effect of Dance Therapy on the Physical Abilities of Older Adults with Dementia: A Systematic Review. European Journal of Geriatrics and Gerontology 3(3):134-142.
Brika M, Mourey F, Kubicki A (2021) Sensory reweighting in frail aged adults: Are the balance deficiencies mainly compensated by visual or podal dependences? Neuroscience Letters 747:135670. (IF : 2,81)
Callegari B, Kubicki A, Saunier G, Duarte MB, Almeida GCD, Alves BMO, Amorim CF, Garcez DR, Souza GD, Mourey F (2021) Postural Adjustments and Kinematic Index Finger Features in Frail Older Adults under Different Equilibrium Constraints. Healthcare (Basel) 9(8):921. (IF : 3,04)
Bourrelier J, Fautrelle L, Haratyk E, Manckoundia P, Mérienne F, Mourey F, Kubicki A. Enhancement of Anticipatory Postural Adjustments by Virtual Reality in Older Adults with Cognitive and Motor Deficits: A Randomised Trial. Geriatrics. 2021; 6(3):72.
Deley G, Culas C, Blonde MC, Mourey F, Vergès B (2019) Physical and Psychological Effectiveness of Cardiac Rehabilitation: Age Is Not a Limiting Factor! Canadian Journal of Cardiology 35:1353–8. (IF : 5,23)
Ruffino C, Bourrelier J, Papaxanthis C, Mourey F, Lebon F (2019) The use of motor imagery training to retain the performance improvement following physical practice in the elderly. Experimental Brain Research 237(6):1375-1382 (IF : 1,59)
Callegari B, Saunier G, Duarte MB, Almeida GC da S, Amorim CF, Mourey F, Pozzo T, Souza G Da S (2018) Anticipatory Postural Adjustments and kinematic arm features when postural stability is manipulated. PeerJ 6:e4309. (IF : 2,35)
Casteran M, Hilt P, Mourey F, Manckoundia P, French R, Thomas E (2018) Shifts in key time points and strategies for a multisegment motor task in healthy aging subjects. The Journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences 73:1609-1617. (IF : 4,71)
Bisio A, Casteran M, Baileys Y, Manckoundia P, Mourey F, Pozzo T (2016) Voluntary Imitation in Alzheimer's Disease Patients. Frontiers in aging neuroscience 8:48. (IF : 4.5)
Kubicki A, Fautrelle L, Bourrelier J, Rouaud O, Mourey F (2016) The Early Indicators of Functional Decrease in Mild Cognitive Impairment. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience 8:193-9 (IF : 4.5)
Bourrelier J., Ryard J., Dion M., Merienne F., Manckoundia P., Mourey F. Use of a Virtual Environment to Engage Motor and Postural Abilities in Elderly Subjects With and Without Mild Cognitive Impairment (MAAMI Project). IRBM. Vol 37, Issue 2, 2016, p75-80, ISSN 1959-0318,