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Comparison of alternative falls data collection methods in the Prevention of Falls Injury Trial (PreFIT)

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Background and Objective

Prospective, monthly diaries are recommended for collecting falls data but are burdensome and expensive. The aim of the article was to compare characteristics of fallers and estimates of fall rates by method of data collection.

Study Design and Setting

A methodology study nested within a large cluster randomized controlled trial. We randomized 9,803 older adults from 63 general practices across England to receive one of three fall preventi...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
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10.1016/j.jclinepi.2018.09.006

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ORCID:
0000-0001-8152-7610
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Clinical Epidemiology Journal website
Volume:
106
Pages:
32-40
Publication date:
2018-09-25
Acceptance date:
2018-09-18
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EISSN:
1878-5921
ISSN:
0895-4356
Pubs id:
pubs:923766
URN:
uri:4defcf43-4feb-4817-9137-9527235cb267
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uuid:4defcf43-4feb-4817-9137-9527235cb267
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pubs:923766

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