Journal article

Falls by individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A preliminary 12-month prospective cohort study

Cristino C Oliveira, Annemarie L Lee, Jennifer McGinley, Michelle Thompson, Louis B Irving, Gary P Anderson, Ross A Clark, Sandy Clarke, Linda Denehy

Respirology | WILEY | Published : 2015


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors thank the participating patients and their families for their generous time, the invaluable contribution of Ms Tamara Baker (The Royal Melbourne Hospital) for assistance during data collection, and The National Ageing Research Institute LTD, Australia, for approving the use of the Falls Risk for Older People-Community setting questionnaire. C.C. Oliveira is supported by the Melbourne International Research and Fee Remission PhD scholarships.