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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide an overview of the assessment and management of risk factors for falls in older adults.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Outline the components of an evidence-based falls assessment and identify risk factors for falls.
  2. Specify strategies to reduce falls in older adults, especially as related to maintaining skin integrity.
Price: $12.95


  • OPTA 1.75 CCU
  • TPTA 1.75 CCU

The Ohio Physical Therapy Association (OPTA) has approved this activity for continuing education in Ohio. OPTA Approval # 20S2145.

This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 1.75 CCUs for PTs and PTAs. Course Approval #71158 TX.

Test Code: ASWC0117PT
Published: Jan 2017
Expires: 12/1/2021
Required Passing Score: 14/20 (70%)
Authors: Catherine Cheung, MD, FRCPC