Locomotor disability: meaning, causes and effects of interventions.

  title={Locomotor disability: meaning, causes and effects of interventions.},
  author={Shah Ebrahim and Joy Adamson and Salma Ayis and A. John Beswick and Rachael Gooberman-Hill},
  journal={Journal of health services research & policy},
  volume={13 Suppl 3},
This paper provides a synopsis of a long-term programme of MRC-funded work on locomotor disability in older people. Specifically it describes the meaning and experience of disability, examines the risk factors for disability and systematically reviews the evidence from randomized trials of complex interventions for disability. We undertook a national… CONTINUE READING