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    National clinical guideline for the prevention of falls in elderly people

    This National Clinical Guideline provides recommendations for prevention of fall in the group of ages over 65 years of age. The clinical guideline focuses primarily on the selection of preventive interventions that can reduce the elderly risk of falling. The guideline recommends supervised strength and b...

    Prevention of fall-related injuries in the elderly: An Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma practice management guideline

    J Trauma Acute Care Surg; 82 (1), 2017
    "BACKGROUND: Fall-related injuries among the elderly (age 65 and older) are the cause of nearly 750,000 hospitalizations and 25,000 deaths per year in the United States, yet prevention research is lagging. Using the Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development, and Evaluation (GRADE) methodology, t...