Dansk

 
DDA-26176

Analysis and treatment of the elderly after fall accidents (health-related quality of life, baseline), 2005-2008

Principal Investigator

Ane Bonnerup Vind, Glostrup Hospital, Forskningscenter for Aldring og Osteoporose, Ndr. Ringvej

Documentation

Codebook: Variables, universes, concepts, survey design and frequency distribution

Description

Purpose

The overall objective of the study is to analyze the impact and costs of systematic fall assessment and prevention in a Danish elderly population, which presents itself in the hospital after a fall accident.

Abstract

Keywords

Fall, Physical functional capacity, Intervention, Quality of life, Mental condition, Risk factor, Self-estimated health, Elderly

Classification

Health: General health, Health: Health care and medical treatment, Health: Accidents and injuries, Health: Physical fitness and exercise, Health: Specific diseases and medical conditions

Universe

Age limits,

Geographic Coverage

Lokal,

Data set

Order data

Variables: 41
Analysis unit: Individuals

Respondents

In data set: 392
Original sample: NA

Method

Kind of data: Survey data

Time dimension: Intervention study,

Sampling procedure: NA

Action to minimize loos: NA

Data collection

Mode of collection: Face-to-face interview

Test type: Structured questionnaire

Number of questions: 11

Data Collector: Glostrup Hospital, Forskningscenter for Aldring og Osteoporose, Ndr. Ringvej

Temporal coverage

Start: 2005-09-01
End: 2007-02-28

Citation

Ane Bonnerup Vind, Analysis and treatment of the elderly after fall accidents (health-related quality of life, baseline), 2005-2008, Dansk Data Arkiv Danish Data Archive, 2017. 1 data file: DDA-26176, version: 1.0.0, http://dx.doi.org/10.5279/DK-SA-DDA-26176

Persistent identifier:

DOI: 10.5279/DK-SA-DDA-26176

Archive information

Received: 2012-02-17
Published:

Access

Study state: The Danish Data Archive has fully documented and preserved the data in a long-term preservation format.
Access conditions: Free access

Metadata

DDI-L-3.1 XML Study metadata

Latest version: 1.0.0

Other metadata formats

DDA XML Study description

Publications

Primary publications

  • Vind AB., Undersøgelse og behandling af ældre efter fald., 4, 2010
  • Vind AB, Andersen HE, Pedersen KD, Jørgensen T, Schwarz P., The effect of a program of multifactorial fall prevention on health related quality of life, functional ability, fear of falling and psychological well-being. A randomised controlled trial., 6, 2010
  • Vind AB., Multifactorial Fall Prevention in Older Community Dwelling Danes., Københavns Universite, 2009
  • Vind AB, Andersen HE, Pedersen KD, Jørgensen T, Schwarz P., An Outpatient Multifactorial Falls Prevention Intervention does not Reduce Falls among High Risk Elderly Danes, 7, 2009
  • Vind AB, Andersen HE, Pedersen KD, Jørgensen T, Schwarz P., Baseline and follow up characteristics of participants and non-participants in a randomized clinical trial of multifactorial fall prevention in Denmark., 6, 2009
  • Vind AB, Andersen HE, Pedersen KD, Jørgensen T, Schwarz P, Who will fall again? Predictors of further falls in one year following an injurious fall, 5, 2011