Source: The BMJ
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Date of publication: 28 April 2016
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: This review integrates current knowledge on assessment and management strategies to prevent falls in older people living in the community, and summarizes known risk factors for falls in this population and presents assessment strategies that can be used to assess the risk of falls. It discusses the management of risks and interventions to reduce falls among older people in the community, as well as future directions and promising approaches.
Length of publication: 13 pages
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