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EVALUATION OF A FALLS PREVENTION PROGRAM FOR THE RURAL ELDERLY
Falls are a major concern in the elderly population because of the significant impact on health status and quality of life. Falls are the leading cause of unintentional deaths in persons 65 and older. Modifiable risk factors ...
Prevalence of unreported falls in the elderly
Falls are a serious health concern in the elderly. It is estimated that 30% to 40% of community-dwelling elders aged 65 years and older fall each year. However, no specific data is available to confirm the number of ...