Geriatrics and Palliative Care Resources
Algorithm for fall screening, assessment, and intervention (CDC): https://www.cdc.gov/steadi/pdf/STEADI-Algorithm-508.pdf
4 stage balance test (CDC): https://www.cdc.gov/steadi/pdf/4-Stage_Balance_Test-print.pdf
Timed up and go test (CDC): https://www.cdc.gov/steadi/pdf/TUG_Test-print.pdf
Matter of balance: "Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A MATTER OF BALANCE is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. Workshops are held once a week for eight weeks."