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Prevention of Falls in Community-Dwelling Older Adults


This topic page summarizes the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on the prevention of falls in community-dwelling older adults.


Current Recommendations

Release Date: May 2012


Supporting Documents

Supporting Document Related Items
Recommendation Statement (PDF File, 157 KB; PDF Help)
Clinical Summary (PDF File, 64 KB; PDF Help)
Consumer Fact Sheet (PDF File, 430 KB; PDF Help)
Evidence Report (PDF File, 307 KB; PDF Help) Evidence Synthesis (PDF File, 2.6 MB; PDF Help)

Current as of May 2012


Internet Citation:

Prevention of Falls in Community-Dwelling Older Adults, Topic Page. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/uspsfalls.htm


 


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