Gait speed in the emergency department: improving assessment among older adults.

@article{Tucker2014GaitSI,
  title={Gait speed in the emergency department: improving assessment among older adults.},
  author={Paula R Tucker and Dian Dowling Evans},
  journal={Advanced emergency nursing journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={36 3},
  pages={209-14}
}
The research to practice column is intended to improve the research critique skills of the advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) and to assist with the translation of research into practice. This column critiques the findings from a meta-analysis, "Gait speed and survival in older adults," by S. Studenski et al. (2011). The study was designed to assess… CONTINUE READING