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    • Falls, aging, and disability 

      Finlayson, Marcia L.; Peterson, Elizabeth W. (Elsevier, 2010-05)
      Falls are a major public health problem, contributing to significant morbidity and mortality among older adults in the US. This paper summarizes and compares – (a) fall prevalence rates, (b) fall risk factors, (c) consequences ...
    • A population-based study of fall risk factors among people with multiple sclerosis in Stockholm county. 

      Ytterberg, Charlotte; Einarsson, Ulrika; Widén Holmqvist, Lotta; Peterson, Elizabeth Walker (Foundation for Rehabilitation Information, 2013-05)
      Objective: To identify factors associated with increased likelihood of reporting a recent fall among people with multiple sclerosis. This study was exploratory in its intent to examine sense of coherence as a contextual ...