A Structural Equation Model of Fall Prevention Behavior among Community-dwelling Older Adults with Osteoarthritis

@inproceedings{Jang2015ASE,
  title={A Structural Equation Model of Fall Prevention Behavior among Community-dwelling Older Adults with Osteoarthritis},
  author={Keong Sook Jang and Rhayun Song},
  year={2015}
}
  • Keong Sook Jang, Rhayun Song
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • Purpose: The purpose of this study was to explain fall prevention behaviors of community-dwelling elderly with osteoarthritis based on the Health Belief Model. Methods: A total of 200 older adults with osteoarthritis residing in community was recruited from July 10 to August 30, 2013. The direct and indirect effects of perceived fall risk, perceived benefits and barriers, and self efficacy of fall prevention were examined on fall prevention behaviors. Data were collected with structured… CONTINUE READING

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