Compliant flooring for fall injury prevention in long-term care

Doctoral thesis OPEN
Lachance, Chantelle;
(2017)
  • Subject:
    mesheuropmc: body regions

A promising strategy for reducing the incidence and severity of fall-related injuries in long-term care (LTC) is to decrease the ground surface stiffness, and the subsequent forces applied to the body parts at impact, through installation of compliant flooring. Evidence... View more
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