The relationship between glycemic control and falls in older adults.

@article{Nelson2007TheRB,
  title={The relationship between glycemic control and falls in older adults.},
  author={Joan M. Nelson and Kimberly Dufraux and Paul F. Cook},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={2007},
  volume={55 12},
  pages={2041-4}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine whether glycemic control contributes to fall risk in frail and nonfrail elderly adults with diabetes mellitus. DESIGN Retrospective, case-controlled design. SETTING Health maintenance organization in the Denver, Colorado, metropolitan area. PARTICIPANTS One hundred eleven community-dwelling adults aged 75 and older who receive care through Kaiser Permanente of Colorado. All subjects had been diagnosed with diabetes mellitus, had at least one hemoglobin A1C (HbA1c… CONTINUE READING