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Current Gerontology and Geriatrics Research
Volume 2018, Article ID 5964305, 8 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/5964305
Research Article

Prevalence and Risk Factors Associated with Injurious Falls among Community-Dwelling Older Adults in Indonesia

1ASEAN Institute for Health Development, Mahidol University, Salaya, Thailand
2Department of Research & Innovation, University of Limpopo, Turfloop, South Africa
3Department for Management of Science and Technology Development, Ton Duc Thang University, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
4Faculty of Pharmacy, Ton Duc Thang University, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Correspondence should be addressed to Karl Peltzer; nv.ude.tdt@reztlep.lrak

Received 9 January 2018; Accepted 19 February 2018; Published 3 June 2018

Academic Editor: Jacek Witkowski

Copyright © 2018 Supa Pengpid and Karl Peltzer. 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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