UNIGE document Scientific Article
previous document  unige:151769  next document
add to browser collection
Title

Validation of the Perform-FES: a new fear of falling scale for hospitalized geriatric patients

Authors
Ferrer Soler, Cecilia
Cuvelier, Clémence
Ducharne Wieczorkiewicz, Catherine
Bruyère, Olivier
Beaudart, Charlotte
show hidden authors show all authors [1 - 11]
Published in Aging Clinical and Experimental Research. 2021, vol. 33, no. 1, p. 67-76
Abstract Fear of falling is highly prevalent in older adults and associated with numerous negative health events. The main objective of this study was to validate a scale to assess fear of falling, based on performance in real situation (Perform-FES), in a hospitalized geriatric population.
Keywords Accidental FallsAgedAged, 80 and overCross-Sectional StudiesFearFemaleHumansMalePsychometricsReproducibility of ResultsSurveys and Questionnaires
Identifiers
PMID: 33063292
Full text
Structures
Research groups Génétique des ostéoporoses (544)
Démence du sujet âgé, troubles cognitifs, la symptomatologie cognitive (577)
Citation
(ISO format)
FERRER SOLER, Cecilia et al. Validation of the Perform-FES: a new fear of falling scale for hospitalized geriatric patients. In: Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, 2021, vol. 33, n° 1, p. 67-76. doi: 10.1007/s40520-020-01726-6 https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:151769

30 hits

9 downloads

Update

Deposited on : 2021-05-18

Export document
Format :
Citation style :