Resources for the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment based
Proactive and Personalised Primary Care of the Elderly
Get Up and Go Test
Purpose : Observation of of any balance or gait problems, without timing.
Admin time : 5 min
User Friendly : High
Administered by : GP or nurse
Content : Instructions for the assessment and recording of balance and gait problems.
Author : Mathias S, 1986
This Tool is used in the assessment of Falls
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Falls is one of 4 conditions identified as