Assessing and Preventing Falls in Cognitively Impaired Elderly

Falls in Cognitively Impaired Older Adults: Implications for Risk Assessment and Prevention as originally seen in the Journal of American Geriatrics Society We’ve all seen the effects of poor cognition on movement. It can be ugly. Ugly movement obviously would lead to some ugly falls, which is where this article goes. “Falling,… with higher prevalence … Continue reading Assessing and Preventing Falls in Cognitively Impaired Elderly

CCU Alert! Evidence in Action: A Comprehensive Management of Balance Impairments and Falls

Who: PTs, PTAs What: Evidence in Action: A Comprehensive Management of Balance Impairments and Falls When: May 5, 2018 Where: MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Tx Why:¬†At the conclusion of this course, a participant should be able to: Identify the unique and diverse systemic and local effects of cancer and its treatment that impact balance … Continue reading CCU Alert! Evidence in Action: A Comprehensive Management of Balance Impairments and Falls