Epidemiology of gait disorders in community-residing older adults.

@article{Verghese2006EpidemiologyOG,
  title={Epidemiology of gait disorders in community-residing older adults.},
  author={Joe Verghese and Aaron Levalley and Charles B. Hall and Mindy J. Katz and Anne Felicia Ambrose and Richard B. Lipton},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={2006},
  volume={54 2},
  pages={255-61}
}
OBJECTIVES To study the epidemiology of gait disorders in community-residing older adults and their association with death and institutionalization. DESIGN Community-based cohort study. SETTING Bronx County and the research center at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. PARTICIPANTS The Einstein Aging study recruited 488 adults aged 70 to 99 between 1999 and 2001. At entry and during annual visits over 5 years, subjects received clinical evaluations to determine presence of neurological… CONTINUE READING