Building the Older Adult Fall Prevention Movement – Steps and Lessons Learned

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BACKGROUND Falls are the leading cause of older adult injuries and injury-related deaths. Until 2004, the growing public health issue of older adult falls received little national attention. To elevate and focus on the issue, the National Council on Aging launched the Falls Free(®) Initiative, a group of national and state agencies working collaboratively… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fpubh.2014.00194

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