Association of executive function impairment, history of falls and physical performance in older adults: a cross-sectional population-based study in eastern France.

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OBJECTIVE To estimate: (1) the association between executive function (EF) impairment and falls; and (2) the association of EF impairment on tests of physical function used in the evaluation of fall risk. DESIGN Cross-sectional study. SETTING Thirteen health examination centres in Eastern France. PARTICIPANTS Four thousand four hundred and eighty one… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12603-013-0045-4

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