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The primary purpose of the Balance and Falls SIG is to provide a forum for the increase of knowledge and quality of Phys...Read more
The Centre of Expertise for Fall and Fracture Prevention Flanders wishes to update you on the decision to postpone the ...Read more
Exercises to Prevent Falls in Older Adults: An Updated Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Sherrington et al. 2016Read more
1 in 4 adults 65+ fall each year and 1 out of 5 falls causes a serious injury. Fall death rates in the US increased by 3...Read more
The Otago Exercise Programme, was developed and validated by Dr. John Campbell and Dr. Clare Robertson at the University...Read more
Empowering Healtcare Providers to Reduce Fall Risks. As a healthcare provider, you can use CDC’s STEADI initiative to ...Read more
The US National Council on Aging has created an interdisciplinary toolkit for #NFPAW2022. This year’s Falls Preven...Read more
‘It takes a child one year to acquire independent movement and ten years to acquire independent mobility. An old perso...Read more