Falls, fear of falling, and associated factors in ambulatory patients with rheumatoid arthritis: A comparative study with healthy controls


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Akyol Y., Ulus Y., Tander B. , Tomak L., Zahiroglu Y., Bilgici A., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, vol.64, no.3, pp.213-221, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 64 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/tftrd.2018.1687
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.213-221

Abstract

Objectives: This study aims to compare fall history and fear of falling (FOF) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and healthy controls and to evaluate associated factors for fall risk and FOF in patients with RA.