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Monitoring the incidence of falls of falling in lower limb amputees in the United Kingdom

Hancock, Amanda, Brown, Barbara, Polman, Remco and Vanicek, Natalie (2007) Monitoring the incidence of falls of falling in lower limb amputees in the United Kingdom. British Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Amputee Rehabilitation (BACPAR): The Journal, 27. pp. 23-27.

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Abstract

Objectives: To establish whether physiotherapists in the UK routinely assess lower limb amputee patients' falls' history and their fear of falling, and to determine how patients' responses and falls's history affected their subsequent physiotherapy treatment.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: physiotherapy, leg, fear, accidental falls, amputee, United Kingdom, lower extremity
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > College of Sports and Exercise Science
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Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 01 May 2014 02:16
Last Modified: 01 May 2014 02:16
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/24774
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