Development of a protocol for improving the clinical utility of posturography as a fall-risk screening tool.

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BACKGROUND The usefulness of posturography in the clinical screening of older adults for fall risk has been limited by a lack of standardization in testing methodology and data reporting. This study determines which testing condition and postural sway measures best differentiate recurrent fallers and nonrecurrent fallers. METHODS One hundred and fifty… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/gerona/glq202

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