Individually-tailored multifactorial intervention to reduce falls in the Malaysian Falls Assessment and Intervention Trial (MyFAIT): A randomized controlled trial

@inproceedings{Tan2018IndividuallytailoredMI,
  title={Individually-tailored multifactorial intervention to reduce falls in the Malaysian Falls Assessment and Intervention Trial (MyFAIT): A randomized controlled trial},
  author={Pey June Tan and Ee Ming Khoo and Karuthan Chinna and Nor I'zzati Saedon and Mohd Idzwan Zakaria and Ahmad Zulkarnain Ahmad Zahedi and Norlina Mohd Ramli and Nurliza Khalidin and Mazlina Mazlan and Kok Han Chee and Imran Zainal Abidin and Nemala Nalathamby and Sumaiyah Mat and Mohamad Hasif Jaafar and Hui Min Khor and Norfazilah Mohamad Khannas and Lokman Abdul Majid and Kit Mun Tan and Ai-Vyrn Chin and Shahrul Bahyah Kamaruzzaman and Philip Jun Hua Poi and Karen W. Morgan and Keith D Hill and Lynette Mackenzie and Maw Pin Tan},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2018}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the effectiveness of an individually-tailored multifactorial intervention in reducing falls among at risk older adult fallers in a multi-ethnic, middle-income nation in South-East Asia. DESIGN Pragmatic, randomized-controlled trial. SETTING Emergency room, medical outpatient and primary care clinic in a teaching hospital in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. PARTICIPANTS Individuals aged 65 years and above with two or more falls or one injurious fall in the past 12 months… CONTINUE READING
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