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Introduction of Fall Risk Assessment (FRA) system and cross-sectional validation among community-dwelling older adults

Principle/Accuracy
Geriatrics
Author
Woo-Chul Park, et al.
Used Parameters : Segmental FFM

Publication Year : 2019

Country : Korea

Journal : Annals of Rehabilitation Medicine

Objective To predict the risk of falls, Fall Risk Assessment (FRA) system has been newly developed to measure multi-systemic balance control among community-dwelling older adults. The aim of this study was to examine the association between FRA and fall-related physical performance tests. Methods A total of 289 community-dwelling adults aged 65 years and older participated in this cross-sectional study. All participants underwent FRA test and physical performance tests such as Short Physical Performance Battery (SPPB), Berg …
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