hip protectors

Known as: hip protector, hip shield, hips protectors 
 

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2007
2007
CONTEXT Past studies of the efficacy of hip protectors to prevent hip fracture in nursing home residents have had conflicting… (More)
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2005
2005
An anatomical hip model has been developed to simulate the impact load on the hip of a falling person wearing a hip protector… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND Hip protectors can prevent many hip fractures in older persons at high risk for falling. Few published studies have… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE To assess the effects of an intervention programme designed to increase use of hip protectors in elderly people in… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE to assess whether the use of Safehip hip protectors would prevent second hip fractures among men and women living in… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVE To characterize the net cost and quality of life effects associated with hip protector use among the elderly relative… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVES To investigate the effect of use of external hip protectors on subjects' fear of falling and falls self-efficacy… (More)
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2000
2000
The purpose of this study is to assess the cost effectiveness of hip protectors in preventing proximal femoral or 'hip' fractures… (More)
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND Hip fracture is a common cause of morbidity and mortality in elderly people, for whom osteoporosis, the risk of… (More)
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1994
1994
The factors that may influence compliance with wearing of external hip protectors by potential users living in the community were… (More)
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