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Falls Prevention in Community-Dwelling Older Adults, Interventions, 2018

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Recommendations: Interventions to Prevent Falls in Community-Dwelling Older Adults

  • Falls Prevention in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: Interventions --Adults 65 or older
    Grade: B
    Specific Recommendations:

    The USPSTF recommends exercise interventions to prevent falls in community-dwelling adults 65 years or older who are at increased risk for falls.

    Frequency of Service:

    No Frequency of Service information currently available.

    Risk Factor Information:

    At increased risk for falls.

  • Falls Prevention in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: Interventions --Adults 65 years or older
    Grade: C
    Specific Recommendations:

    The USPSTF recommends that clinicians selectively offer multifactorial interventions to prevent falls to community-dwelling adults 65 years or older who are at increased risk for falls.

    Frequency of Service:

    No Frequency of Service information currently available.

    Risk Factor Information:

    At increased risk for falls.

  • Falls Prevention in Community-Dwelling Older Adults, Interventions --Adults 65 years or older
    Grade: D
    Specific Recommendations:

    The USPSTF recommends against vitamin D supplementation to prevent falls in community-dwelling adults 65 years or older.

    Frequency of Service:

    No Frequency of Service information currently available.

    Risk Factor Information:

    No Risk Factor Information currently available.

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