Source: Journal of Physiotherapy, 2014, Vol 60 no 3 p. 130-135
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Date of publication: September 2014
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: Exercise and physical training in residential care settings can improve performance on some tests of physical function of older adults with visual impairments, which are risk factors for falls. However, the impact on falls themselves in as yet unclear and warrants further research. The same impact for community-based older adults with visual impairments also requires further research.
Length of publication: 5 pages
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