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BioMed Research International
Volume 2014, Article ID 537614, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/537614
Research Article

Factors Associated with Falls in Community-Dwelling Older People with Focus on Participation in Sport Organizations: The Japan Gerontological Evaluation Study Project

1Center for Well-Being and Society, Nihon Fukushi University, 5-22-35 Chiyoda, Naka-ku, Nagoya, Aichi 450-0003, Japan
2Department of Physical Therapy, Tokai College of Medical Science, 2-7-2 Meiekiminami, Nakamura-ku, Nagoya, Aichi 450-0003, Japan
3Department of Policy Studies, Aichi Gakuin University, 12 Araike, Iwasaki-cho, Nisshin, Aichi 470-0131, Japan
4Department of Human Health Sciences, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, 53 Iwasaki-cho, Shogoin, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 606-8507, Japan
5Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Health Science, Kio University, 4-2-2 Umaminaka, Koryo-cho, Kitakatsuragigun, Nara 635-0832, Japan

Received 6 March 2014; Accepted 27 April 2014; Published 13 May 2014

Academic Editor: Ulrich Laaser

Copyright © 2014 Takahiro Hayashi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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