Research Platform  |   July 2017
The Association Between Fear of Falling and Fall Prevention Interventions Offered by an Occupational Therapist in a Geriatric Primary Care Setting
Author Affiliations
  • Rush University Medical Center
Article Information
Geriatrics/Productive Aging / Prevention and Intervention
Research Platform   |   July 2017
The Association Between Fear of Falling and Fall Prevention Interventions Offered by an Occupational Therapist in a Geriatric Primary Care Setting
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111515215p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-RP402A
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111515215p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-RP402A
Abstract

Date Presented 4/1/2017

This study demonstrates that occupational therapy fall prevention interventions are beneficial for improving quality of care as part of a coordinated care team within a primary care setting and should further be examined in expanded populations, settings, and interventions.

Primary Author and Speaker: Lydia Royeen

Contributing Authors: Kieran J. Fogarty, Brenda Koverman