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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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 UniM INTERNET video  The Whole World    AVAILABLE
Physical description 1 online resource (86 minutes).
Series Sports medicine and exercise science in video.
Sports medicine and exercise science in video.
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed Nov. 18, 2013).
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.
Other formats Previously released as DVD.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2013. (Sports medicine and exercise science in video). Available via World Wide Web.
Language notes This edition in English.
Other author Thompson, Christian John, 1971- speaker.
Subject Aging -- Physiological aspects.
Exercise for older people.