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Title Exercise for falls prevention : assessment and implementation / presented by Christian Thompson
Published Monterey, CA : Healthy Learning, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (86 min.)
Series Sports medicine and exercise science in video
Contents Falls and the older adult continuum -- Factors affecting falls -- Our falls defense mechanisms ... that begin to malfunction with age! -- Assessments : reach test, timed up-and-go test, chair stand test -- Constructing an exercise program
Summary Exercise for Falls Prevention: Assessment and Implementation provides an overview of exercise programming that can help prevent older adults from falling. The DVD offers detailed information on the reasons for falls in older adults, as well as shares insights from a community-based research program that has enabled over 100 adults reduce their risk of falls. In addition, the DVD reviews assessment measures and program design techniques for falls prevention
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed Nov. 18, 2013)
Previously released as DVD
This edition in English
Subject Aging -- Physiological aspects.
Exercise for older people.
Genre/Form Lectures.
Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Author Thompson, Christian John, 1971- speaker