Exercise for reducing fear of falling in older people living in the community | Cochrane - fear of falling older adults


fear of falling older adults

Aging adults rate FF highest among other common fears such as criminal violence, financial crisis, or adverse health event., Almost 50% of community dwelling.

Rehabil Nurs. Nov-Dec;29(6) Fear of falling in older adults: a guide to its prevalence, risk factors, and consequences. Evitt CP(1), Quigley PA.

Many older people are afraid of falling, more so after experiencing a fall. Fear of falling can have a serious impact on an older person's health.