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Williams, Kathleen


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Differences between risk factors for falling in homebound diabetics and non-diabetics 2009 1345 The purpose of this study was to identify the differences in fall risk factors between diabetic and non-diabetic homebound adults in a population identified at high risk for falls. The sample compared 210 non-diabetic homebound adults to 74 diabeti...
Fall recovery intervention and its effect on fear of falling in older adults 2014 141 Fear of falling leads to activity restriction in the older adult population. Activity restriction leads to muscle deconditioning and a greater propensity to suffer a fall. Fear of falling may occur in older adults, regardless of their history of fall...