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NS 310: Foundations of Research for Evidence Based Practice

Finding Articles

Article Comparison Exercise

Healey, F., Monro, A., Cockram, A., Adams, V., & Heseltine, D. (2004). Using targeted risk factor reduction to prevent falls in older in-   patients: A randomised controlled trial. Age and Ageing, 33(4), 390-395. 10.1093/ageing/afh130


Avin, K. G., Hanke, T. A., Kirk-Sanchez, N., McDonough, C. M., Shubert, T. E., & Hardage, J. (2015). Management of falls in community-dwelling older adults: Clinical guidance statement from the academy of geriatric physical therapy of the american physical therapy association. Physical Therapy, 95(6), 815-834. doi:10.2522/ptj.20140415


Cameron, I.D., Gillespie, L.D., Robertson, M.C., Murray, G.R., Hill, K.D., Cumming, R.G., & Kerse, N. (2012) Interventions for preventing falls in older people in care facilities and hospitals. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Issue 12. Art. No.: CD005465. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD005465.pub3

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