To determine fall risk and measure progress of balance, sit to stand, and walking.
Recent reforms and initiatives in aged care
WACHA is a leading, clinical research and education Centre that is re-defining ageing research in Western Australia.
Resource for the Australian Government funded vaccines for older Australians.
Josephine M Clayton, Karen M Hancock, Phyllis N Butow, Martin H N Tattersall and David C Currow
Med J Aust 2007; 186 (12): 77.
Australia's welfare 2013 is the 11th biennial welfare report of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.
The Barthel Index is a simple to administer tool for assessing self care and mobility activities of daily living. It is widely used in geriatric assessment settings.
Quit has been the principal agency for population-level tobacco control in Victoria for 30 years.
This report provides a comprehensive picture of dementia in Australia, illustrated by the latest available data and information on trends over time.