Monitoring slips, trips and falls in the older community: preliminary results

Citation data:

Health Promotion Journal of Australia, Vol: 8, Issue: 2, Page: 148-150

Publication Year:
1998
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Repository URL:
https://epubs.scu.edu.au/aslarc_pubs/24
Author(s):
Peel, Nancy M; Cartwright, Colleen M; Steinberg, Margaret A
Tags:
Medicine and Health Sciences
article description
Falls among older people are an important health issue because of their frequency and associated morbidity and mortality. This paper reports on preliminary findings of calendar monitoring in a study to evaluate potential falls strategies.