Circumstances and consequences of falls in community-dwelling older women.

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AIMS To describe the circumstances and consequences of falls reported by community-dwelling older women. METHODS This prospective study collected data for approximately 2 years for women aged>or=70 years at risk for falling who were enrolled in the Fall Evaluation and Prevention Program. RESULTS Participants (263) completed a median of 24 months of… (More)

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@article{Nachreiner2007CircumstancesAC, title={Circumstances and consequences of falls in community-dwelling older women.}, author={Nancy M Nachreiner and Mary J Findorff and Jean F Wyman and Teresa C McCarthy}, journal={Journal of women's health}, year={2007}, volume={16 10}, pages={1437-46} }