Setting a criterion for fall risk screening in the elderly

Source: Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 2012, 54(2), p. 370-373

Follow this link for the abstract

Date of publication: March-April 2012

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: This study compared two fall risk assessment charts using the healthy elderly people of communities in Japan. Assessment of the potential for falling helps in the screening of elderly people who are believed to be at the highest risk of falling. Further investigation will be required.

Length of publication: 3 pages

Some important notes: Please contact your local NHS Library for the full text of the article. Follow this link to find your local NHS Library

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