Falls Risk/Prevention

Balance tests in healthy older people Reliability, validity and ability to identify fall status of the BESTest, Mini-BESTest and Brief-BESTest in older people living in the community.

Marques A, Almeida S, Carvalho J, Cruz J, Oliveira A, Jácome C. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2016 Aug

Effect of exercise and cognitive training on falls and fall-related factors in older adults with mild cognitive impairment: A systematic review

Donald S. Lipardo, Anne Marie C. Aseron, Marcella M. Kwan, William W.N. Tsang Archives Phys Med and Rehab. May 26, 2017 DOI:10.1016/j.apmr.2017.04.021

Effectiveness of Chiropractic Care to Improve Sensorimotor Function Associated With Falls Risk in Older People: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Holt KR, Haavik H, Lee AC, Murphy B, Elley CR. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2016 May 16

Exercise for preventing falls in older people living in the community: an abridged Cochrane systematic Review.

Sherrington C, Fairhall N, Wallbank G, Tiedemann A, Michaleff ZA, Howard K, Clemson L, Hopewell S, Lamb S. Br J Sports Med. 2019 Dec 2. pii: bjsports-2019-101512. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2019-101512.

Exercise to prevent falls in older adults: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis

Catherine Sherrington, Zoe A Michaleff, Nicola Fairhall, Stephen R Lord et al. British Journal of Sports Medicine. Dec 2017. Doi:10.1136/bjsports-2016-096547

Fear of Falling Predicts Incidence of Functional Disability 2 Years Later: A Perspective From an International Cohort Study.

Auais M, French S, Alvarado B, Pirkle C, Belanger E, Guralnik J. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2018 Aug 10;73(9):1212-1215. doi: 10.1093/gerona/glx237.

Impact of musculoskeletal pain on balance and concerns of falling in mobility-limited, community-dwelling Danes over 75 years of age: a cross-sectional study.

Kendall JC, Hvid LG, Hartvigsen J, Fazalbhoy A, Azari MF, Skjødt M, Robinson SR, Caserotti P. Aging Clin Exp Res. 2017 Dec 11. doi: 10.1007/s40520-017-0876-7.

Low Back Pain as a Risk Factor for Recurrent Falls in People with Knee Osteoarthritis

Iijima H, Shimoura K, Aoyama T, Takahashi M. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2020 Jan 7. doi: 10.1002/acr.24136.

Risk factors for falls in patients with total hip arthroplasty and total knee arthroplasty: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Lo CWT, Tsang WWN, Yan CH, Lord SR, Hill KD, Wong AYL. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2019 Apr 24. pii: S1063-4584(19)30928-8. doi: 10.1016/j.joca.2019.04.006.

The role of quadriceps muscle strength in the development of falls in the elderly people, a cross-sectional study

Authors: Alijan Ahmadiahangar, Yahya Javadian, Mansour Babaei, Behzad Heidari, Seyedreza Hosseini and Mohammad Aminzadeh. Chiropractic & Manual Therapies201826:31. 6 August 2018. Doi: 10.1186/s12998-018-0195-x

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