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The role of medications in predicting activity restriction due to a fear of falling.

Authors
  • Guthrie, Dawn M
  • Fletcher, Paula C
  • Berg, Katherine
  • Williams, Evelyn
  • Boumans, Nicole
  • Hirdes, John P
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of aging and health
Publication Date
Mar 01, 2012
Volume
24
Issue
2
Pages
269–286
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1177/0898264311422598
PMID: 22019612
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Modifiable risk factors, related to functional impairments, such as difficulties with balance and vision, appear to be more important predictors than medications.

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