Balance outcomes from two small rural hospitals.

  title={Balance outcomes from two small rural hospitals.},
  author={Stephen Downs and Jodie L. Marquez and Pauline Chiarelli},
  journal={The Australian journal of rural health},
  volume={20 5},
OBJECTIVES To describe predicted and measured balance changes in patients receiving physiotherapy in two rural hospitals, and to explore the relationship among balance at discharge, carer availability and patients' discharge destination. DESIGN Prospective measurement study. SETTING Two rural Australian hospitals. PARTICIPANTS Eighty-nine inpatients… CONTINUE READING