Interventions for preventing falls in older people in the community

Source: The Cochrane Library

Follow this link for abstract

Date of publication: September 2012

Publication type: Review

In a nutshell: This is an update of a review first published in 2009. This compares 159 trials for falls prevention interventions, including multifactorial interventions, group and home-based exercise, vitamin D supplementation, Tai Chi and other factors.

Length of publication: 404 pages (a 4 page summary is available)

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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