Resources for the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment based
Proactive and Personalised Primary Care of the Elderly
Close J, 1999
Close J, Ellis M, Hooper R, Gluckman E, Jackson S, Swift C. Prevention of falls in the elderly trial (PROFET): a randomized control trial. Lancet 1999;353:93-7.
Horowitz BP, 2013
Horowitz BP, Nochajski SM, Schweitzer JA. Occupational therapy community practice and home assessments: use of the home safety self-assessment tool (HSSAT) to support aging in place. Occup Ther Health Care. 2013 Jul;27(3):216-27.
Horowitz BP, 2016
Horowitz BP, Almonte T, Vasil A. Use of the Home Safety Self-Assessment Tool (HSSAT) within Community Health Education to Improve Home Safety. Occup Ther Health Care. 2016 Oct;30(4):356-372.
Mecagni C, 2000
Mecagni C. Balance and range of motion in community-dwelling women aged 64 to 87 years: a correlational study. Phys Ther 2000;80:1004-11
Stalenhoef PA, 2002
Stalenhoef PA, Diedericks JPM, Knottnerus JA, Kester ADM, Crebolder HFM. A risk model for the prediction of recurrent falls in community-dwelling elderly: a prospective study. J Clin Epidemiol 2002;55:1088-94
Svanstrom L, 1999
Svanstrom L. Aging and safety promotion-what do we know and where are we going? Promot Educ 1999;6(4):8-11.
Tanner EK, 2003
Elizabeth K. Tanner : Assessing Home Safety in Homebound Older Adults. Geriatr Nurs. 2003;24 (4)
Tideiksaar R, 1992
Tideiksaar R. Falls among the elderly: a community prevention program. Am J Public Health 1992;82:892-93.
Tinetti ME, 1994
Tinetti ME, Baker DI, Avay G, Claus EB, Garrett P, Gottschalk M, et al. A multifactorial intervention to reduce risk of falling among elderly people living in the community. N Engl J Med 1994;331:821-7.
Tomita MR, 2014
Tomita MR, Saharan S, Rajendran S, Nochajski SM, Schweitzer JA. Psychometrics of the Home Safety Self-Assessment Tool (HSSAT) to prevent falls in community-dwelling older adults. Am J Occup Ther. 2014 Nov-Dec;68(6):711-8.
The Environmental Assessment is one of 8 domains of the
Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA)
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