TUG test results found through general practice falls risk screening

Source: Age and Ageing, 2014, Vol 43 suppl 1 p. i16

Follow this link for the abstract

Date of publication: September 2014

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: TUG (Timed Up and Go) is a falls risk assessment used in the North Tyneside Falls Prevention Service to proactively screen for risk factors in primary care. General practitioners have found that an exercise intervention can produce better results from the assessment.

Length of publication: 1 page

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