Exploration of older people’s perceptions of behavioural factors associated with falls

16/05/2018

Source: Age and Ageing

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Date of publication:  12th April 2018

 Publication type:  Journal article

In a nutshell: This study aimed to explore perceptions and behavioural decisions that may affect risk of falling among older people living in regional Australia.

Length of publication: 7 pages

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Specifying the content of home-based health behaviour change interventions for older people with frailty or at risk of frailty: an exploratory systematic review

17/03/2017

Source: BMJ Open

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Date of publication: February 2017,  vol. 7 iss. 17

 Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: The objective of this article is to identify trials of home-based health behaviour change interventions for frail older people, describe intervention content and explore its potential contribution to intervention effects.

 Length of publication: 11 pages

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Seasonal ambient changes influence inpatient falls

21/02/2017

Source: Age and Ageing

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Date of publication: 5th January 2017

 Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: This article investigates the influence of both behavioural and ambient factors on inpatient falls, focusing on seasonal and diurnal variations.

 Length of publication: 5 pages

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