Self-assessment tool, Links and Resources to standardized and CDC recommended tests.
Knowing one's fall risk is key to a meaningful outcome. Many older adults are assessed by their primary care provider or therapist, others depend on those within their care giving circle or community agencies. Are you at risk?
This assessment was developed by the Greater Los Angeles VA Geriatric Research Education Clinical Center and affiliates and is a validated fall risk self-assessment tool (Rubenstein et al. J Safety Res; 2011:42(6)493-499). Adapted with permission of the authors.