Intense tai chi exercise training and fall occurrences in older, transitionally frail adults: a randomized, controlled trial.

OBJECTIVES To determine whether an intense tai chi (TC) exercise program could reduce the risk of falls more than a wellness education (WE) program in older adults meeting criteria for transitioning to frailty. DESIGN Randomized, controlled trial of 48 weeks duration. SETTING Twenty congregate living facilities in the greater Atlanta area… CONTINUE READING