TITLE

Review: Exercise/physical therapy and vitamin D each reduce risk for falls in older community-dwelling adults

AUTHOR(S)
Kiel, Douglas P.
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;4/17/2011, Vol. 154 Issue 4, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study which noted whether primary care interventions reduce risk for falls in older adults living in the community. The study was conducted by researcher Y.L. Michael and his colleagues, and was published in a 2010 issue of the "Annals of Internal Medicine." The study concluded that exercise/physical therapy and vitamin D each reduce risk for falls in older community-dwelling adults.
ACCESSION #
64279635

 

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