Source: Evidence Based Nursing, 2014, Vol 17 p. 125
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Date of publication: October 2014
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: This is a commentary on a systematic review and meta-analysis. The article found that exercise programmes in older adults reduced falls while improving physical function, which in turn reduced the number of falls-related injuries. It recommends increasing the effectiveness of exercise-based fall-prevention programmes.
Length of publication: 1 page
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