Mackenzi Pergolotti, PhD OTR/L, Ashley L. Bryant, PhD, RN, A. Bennett, G. R. Williams; Senior SWAY: A Mobile Application to Predict Fall Risk in Older Adults. Am J Occup Ther 2016;70(4_Supplement_1):7011500063p1. doi: 10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-PO5122.
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Date Presented 4/8/2016
This study evaluated a new mobile application’s ability to predict fall risk in older adults. Senior SWAY was significantly associated with patient-reported previous falls and the Timed Up and Go. This application could potentially ease identification of older adults at risk of falling.
Primary Author and Speaker: Mackenzi Pergolotti
Additional Author and Speaker: Ashley Bryant
Contributing Authors: A. Bennett, G. R. Williams
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