Effectiveness of the Chaos Falls Clinic in preventing falls

Source: Injury, 2014, Vol 45 no 1 p. 265-271

Follow this link for abstract

Date of publication: January 2014

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: The effectiveness of multifactorial fall interventions at centre-based falls clinics is unclear, and so this study assessed the effectiveness of the Chaos Falls Clinic Prevention Programme on the rate of falls and related injuries on older home-dwelling adults. The programme was found to be effective, reducing the rate of falls and related injuries by almost 30%.

Length of publication: 6 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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