Recent Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses on Falls

A few recent reviews and meta-analyses about falls and their prevention are listed below. One article should be available freely (according to local circumstances) where indicated. Obtaining the full-text of the other articles requires a suitable Athens password, a journal subscription or payment for access.

The Bibliographic Citations

van der Cammen, TJ. Rajkumar, C. Onder, G. [et al] (2014). Drug cessation in complex older adults: time for action. Age and Ageing. January 2014; 43(1): 20-5.

Stubbs, B. Binnekade, T. Eggermont, L. [et al] (2014). Pain and the risk for falls in community-dwelling older adults: systematic review and meta-analysis. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. January 2014; 95(1): 175-187. Review.

Bunn, F. Dickinson, A. Simpson, C. [et al] (2014). Preventing falls among older people with mental health problems: a systematic review. BMC Nursing. February 19th 2014; 13(1): 4. Full Text Link.

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