In the Media
Older adults with pain fall significantly more often, study finds ›
McKnight`s Assisted Living, November 17, 2014Professor of Nursing Suzanne Leveille co-authored a study last month which finds pain is a significant contributing factor in falls among older individuals. The findings appear in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.
Older adults who walk out of necessity are at highest risk for outdoor falls ›
Science Daily, July 16, 2014Professor of Nursing Suzanne Leveille co-authored a new study showing that older adults are more likely to fall when walking for utilitarian purposes, such as shopping, than when walking for fun.