The STRIDE Study   |   Strategies to Reduce Injuries and Develop Confidence in Elders

STRIDE Study in the News

NIH, PCORI announce major award to prevent falls injuries in older people
http://www.nih.gov/news-events/news-releases/nih-pcori-announce-major-award-prevent-falls-injuries-older-people

Randomized Trial of a Multifactorial Fall Injury Prevention Strategy: A joint initiative of PCORI and the National Institute on Aging of the National Institutes of Health
http://www.pcori.org/research-results/2014/randomized-trial-multifactorial-fall-injury-prevention-strategy-joint

Fear of Falling: One trip can cause serious damage. Here’s how to avoid it.
Washington Post
https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/fear-of-falling-one-trip-can-cause-serious-damage-heres-how-to-avoid-it/2016/01/11/fbe94564-a2a5-11e5-b53d-972e2751f433_story.html

Hospitals Step Up To Help Seniors Avoid Falls
Kaiser Health News
http://khn.org/news/hospitals-step-up-to-help-seniors-avoid-falls/

A Wise Step Forward for Seniors
Dallas News
http://www.dallasnews.com/lifestyles/health-and-fitness/health/20160205-a-wise-step-forward-for-seniors.ece

EIRH will Participate in National Falls Prevention Project
http://www.duluthnewstribune.com/news/health/3864675-essentia-health-taking-part-major-study-preventing-falls
http://dailydose.essentiahealth.org/Article/Essentia/20150824/EssentiaHealthwillparticipateinnationalfallspreventionproject
http://www.essentiainstitute.org/essentiainstitute/press-releases/eirh-will-participate-in-national-falls-prevention-344.aspx

STRIDE Study at UTMB
Sealy Center on Aging
http://www.utmb.edu/scoa/stride.asp

Patient Outcomes – Other Outcomes Preventing Fall Related Injuries in Older Adults (STRIDE Study)
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
http://www.jhsph.edu/research/centers-and-institutes/health-services-outcomes-research/research/preventing-fall-related-injuries-in-older-adults-stride-study.html

The Meyers Primary Care Institute–University of Massachusetts Medical School
http://www.umassmed.edu/mpci/research/collaborations/

Nurses Play Key Role in National Study to Reduce Falls
Article in Brigham & Women’s Hospital Nursing News
http://www.brighamandwomens.org/Medical_Professionals/nursing/news-and-views/falls-research-story.aspx