Fall injury episodes among noninstitutionalized older adults: United States, 2001-2003.

@article{Schiller2007FallIE,
  title={Fall injury episodes among noninstitutionalized older adults: United States, 2001-2003.},
  author={Jeannine S. Schiller and Ellen A. Kramarow and Achintya Dey},
  journal={Advance data},
  year={2007},
  volume={392},
  pages={1-16}
}
OBJECTIVE This report presents national estimates of fall injury episodes for noninstitutionalized U.S. adults aged 65 years and over, by selected characteristics. Circumstances surrounding the fall injury and activity limitations and utilization of health care resulting from the fall injury are also presented. METHODS Combined data from the 2001-2003 National Health Interview Surveys (NHIS), conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics… CONTINUE READING
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