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four square step test

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FSST

A clinical test in which the client is asked to step and change direction while avoiding obstacles, in order to stratify adults with respect to their risk of falling.
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With its core facility supporting sustainable development of the town and its community now coming into operation, the FSST is evolving into a new stage where the town is nurtured to grow in full-scale into an eco and smart town that puts a high priority on the residents' lifestyles.
Masahiro Ido, executive officer for Panasonic's business solution division who attended the inaugural ceremony for the FSST, said the company's flagship smart city project will generate about 30 per cent of its power requirements from solar energy and reduce carbon emissions by 70 per cent compared to 1990 standards.
The FSST was adopted as a model project for promoting carbon dioxide reduction in'housing and buildings by the ministry of land, infrastructure, transport and tourism, according to Panasonic officials.