Contact Information

Department of Medicine


Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Department of Medicine
4301 Jones Bridge Road, C1094
Bethesda, Maryland 20814-4799
Phone: (301) 295-2010
Fax: (301) 295-5792

Mobility

1. Reading

  • Required Readings:
  • Recommended Readings:
    • 4. Falls and medications in the elderly
       
      Daal, J.O., van Lieshout, J.J. Falls and medications in the elderly. The Netherlands Journal of Medicine. 2005 Mar; 63(3):91-6.
    • 5. Assistive Devices
       
      Redford, J.B. Assistive Devices. Prevention/Rehabilitation in Geriatric Practice. In Practice of Geriatrics (3rd ed). EH Duthie & PR Katz, WB Saunders Co: Philadelphia, PA. 1998; 17(3):173-186.
    • 6. Instability and Falls
       
      Studenski S., Wolter, L. Instability and Falls. Syndromes in Geriatric Practice. In Practice of Geriatrics (3rd ed). EH Duthie & PR Katz, WB Saunders Co: Philadelphia, PA. 1998; 19(4):199-206.

2. Complete the Falls in Older Adults module on this website