Risk Factors for Falls in Adult Stroke Patients: A Comprehensive Model
Repository Posting Date2019-01-11T19:41:23Z
Author(s)Yoo, Jee Hye
Author DetailsJee Hye Yoo, MSN, School of Nursing, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationNon-member
Level of EvidenceN/A
The comprehensive model which could explain fall risk factors in stroke patients was constructed using theory synthesis. The model consisted of five categories, which were patients' general characteristics, physical function, neurological function, stroke-specific characteristics, and patients' medical history.