Efficacy of physical exercise in preventing falls in older adults with cognitive impairment: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

@article{Chan2015EfficacyOP,
  title={Efficacy of physical exercise in preventing falls in older adults with cognitive impairment: a systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Wai Chi Chan and Jerry Wing Fai Yeung and Corine Sau Man Wong and Linda C. W. Lam and Ka-fai Chung and James Ka Hay Luk and Jenny Shun Wah Lee and Andrew Chi Kin Law},
  journal={Journal of the American Medical Directors Association},
  year={2015},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={149-54}
}
OBJECTIVE Numerous studies have reported the prevention of falls through exercise among cognitively healthy older people. This study aimed to determine whether the current evidence supports that physical exercise is also efficacious in preventing falls in older adults with cognitive impairment. METHODS Two independent reviewers searched MEDLINE; EMBASE… CONTINUE READING