The Stroke Assessment of Fall Risk (SAFR): predictive validity in inpatient stroke rehabilitation.

@article{Breisinger2014TheSA,
  title={The Stroke Assessment of Fall Risk (SAFR): predictive validity in inpatient stroke rehabilitation.},
  author={Terry P Breisinger and Elizabeth R D Skidmore and Christian Niyonkuru and Lauren Terhorst and Grace Campbell},
  journal={Clinical rehabilitation},
  year={2014},
  volume={28 12},
  pages={1218-24}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate relative accuracy of a newly developed Stroke Assessment of Fall Risk (SAFR) for classifying fallers and non-fallers, compared with a health system fall risk screening tool, the Fall Harm Risk Screen. DESIGN AND SETTING Prospective quality improvement study conducted at an inpatient stroke rehabilitation unit at a large urban university hospital. PARTICIPANTS Patients admitted for inpatient stroke rehabilitation (N = 419) with imaging or clinical evidence of ischemic… CONTINUE READING
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