The development and implementation of a portable balance platform for re-education postural stability in older adults

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Abstract

Falls in elderly are the leading cause of injury. A fall can result in serious injuries leading to loss of independence, hospitalization, increased medical costs, and a greater economic burden. Therefore, the development and implementation of effective strategies to prevent falls in elderly is a vital challenge for the health society.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
Publication statusPublished - 16 Sep 2016
EventFalls and Postural Stability Conference of the British Geriatric Society - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Duration: 16 Sep 201616 Sep 2016

Conference

ConferenceFalls and Postural Stability Conference of the British Geriatric Society
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityEdinburgh
Period16/09/1616/09/16

Keywords

  • postural stability
  • falls
  • geriatrics

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