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.
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.
The Environmental Assessment is one of 8 domains of the
Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA)
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