Effects of a multifactorial falls prevention program for stroke victims

Source: Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2012, 93 (9), p. 1648-1655

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Date of publication: September 2012

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: This trial investigated if a multifactorial falls prevention program would reduce falls in stroke victims, and whether the program would leads to improvements in gait, balance, strength and fall-related efficacy. It found there to be no significant difference in fall rate, and no improvements were found.

Length of publication: 7 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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