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Falls and injuries in frail and vigorous community elderly persons
Author(s)Mark Speechley, Mary Tinetti
Journal titleJournal of the American Geriatrics Society, vol 39, no 1, January 1991
Pagespp 46-52
KeywordsFalls ; United States of America.
AnnotationPrevalence and type of fall was noted to be different for frail and vigorous people, but it is concluded that injury prevention should still be directed at all elderly persons, tailored to expected differences in fall circumstances.
Accession NumberCPA-910225004 A
ClassmarkOLF: 7T

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