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Preventing Falls in Older Adults - References

Other Works Consulted

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and American Academy of Pediatrics (2010). Falls and traumatic injuries in the elderly patient. In JF Sarwark, ed., Essentials of Musculoskeletal Care, 4th ed., pp. 96-100. Rosemont, IL: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

  • Graham P, et al. (2010). The prevention and treatment of osteoporosis. In WR Frontera, ed., DeLisa's Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, vol. 1, pp. 979-1014. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

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