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Falls Among Older Adults: An Overview

By Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2012
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This resource provides a general overview of falls experienced by older adults. It outlines the physical and emotional risks associated with falls, possible injuries and fractures resulting from accidental falls and also explains what can be done to prevent falls from occurring.

Subject Headings Exercise, Fractures, Falls

Medical Subject Headings Accidental Falls

Published by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2012) USA.

* This is a Government resource
Last modified on 8/17/2016
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