A study relating various factors and falls in older adults

Source: Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 2012, 55 (3) p. 645-652

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Date of publication: November-December 2012

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: This study investigated the interrelationships between physical function, pain, impaired mobility and falls in older American adults. Balance and mobility testing are suggested as a priority in fall screening and prevention programmes.

Length of publication: 7 pages

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