Publications & Reports

CSAH continues to play a leadership role in multiple ongoing research and knowledge transfer and exchange (KTE) projects and activities and we have established a number of collaborative partnerships with other research and innovation organizations in aging and health across Ontario.

Featured Publications & Reports

The authors undertook a qualitative study involving thematic analysis to explore the perceptions of older people with mild dementia and mild cognitive impairment and their family carers, about falling, fall risk and acceptability of fall prevention interventions. 

This article describes a nation-wide, population-based study reviewing data from all TBI hospitalizations for adults 65 and over between 2006 and 2011. The investigators found that fall-related TBI admissions increased 7% annually. Advanced age, comorbidity and the severity of the injury were independent predictors of TBI-related falls and mortality.