An exercise intervention to prevent falls in people with Parkinson's disease: a pragmatic randomised controlled trial.

@article{Goodwin2011AnEI,
  title={An exercise intervention to prevent falls in people with Parkinson's disease: a pragmatic randomised controlled trial.},
  author={Victoria A. Goodwin and Suzanne Richards and William Edward Henley and Paul D Ewings and Adrian H Taylor and John Campbell},
  journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry},
  year={2011},
  volume={82 11},
  pages={1232-8}
}
OBJECTIVES To compare the effectiveness of an exercise programme with usual care in people with Parkinson's disease (PD) who have a history of falls. DESIGN Pragmatic randomised controlled trial. SETTING Recruitment was from three primary and four secondary care organisations, and PD support groups in South West England. The intervention was delivered in community settings. PARTICIPANTS People with PD, with a history of two or more falls in the previous year, who were able to mobilise… CONTINUE READING
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