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PHysical activity Implementation Study In Community-dwelling AduLts (PHISICAL): study protocol (2018)
Journal Article
Carpenter, H., Audsley, S., Coupland, C., Gladman, J. R., Kendrick, D., Lafond, N., …Orton, E. (in press). PHysical activity Implementation Study In Community-dwelling AduLts (PHISICAL): study protocol. Injury Prevention, doi:10.1136/injuryprev-2017-042627. ISSN 1353-8047

Background: Falls in older people are a leading causes of unintentional injury. Due to an ageing population, injuries are likely to increase unless more is done to reduce older people’s falls risk. In clinical trials, the Falls Management Exercise (F... Read More

The clinical and cost-effectiveness of rehabilitation of memory in brain injury: the ReMemBrIn RCT (2017)
Journal Article
das Nair, R., Bradshaw, L. E., Carpenter, H., Clarke, S., Day, F., Drummond, A., …Lincoln, N. B. (in press). The clinical and cost-effectiveness of rehabilitation of memory in brain injury: the ReMemBrIn RCT. Health Technology Assessment,

Background People with traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) commonly report memory impairments. These are persistent, debilitating, and reduce quality of life, but patients do not routinely receive memory rehabilitation after discharge from hospital. Ob... Read More

Exercise for reducing fear of falling in older people living in the community (2014)
Journal Article
Kendrick, D., Kumar, A., Carpenter, H., Rixt Zijlstra, G., Skelton, D. A., Cooke, J. R., …Delbaere, K. (2014). Exercise for reducing fear of falling in older people living in the community. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 11, doi:10.1002/14651858.CD009848.pub2. ISSN 1469-493X

Background: Fear of falling is common in older people and associated with serious physical and psychosocial consequences. Exercise (planned, structured, repetitive and purposive physical activity aimed at improving physical fitness) may reduce fear o... Read More