Title

Stand Tall, Don’t Fall: A Systematic Review on the Effectiveness of Tai Chi for Improving Balance in Healthy Older Adults

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

5-3-2016

Abstract

Objectives:

•Identify and describe the need for effective balance related interventions among the healthy older adult population

• Recognize occupational therapy’s role in improving balance to decrease risk of falls

• Discuss the effectiveness of Tai Chi as an intervention for improving balance within this population

PICO

• Is Tai Chi an effective intervention for improving balance in the healthy older adult population?

Presentation: 40:55

Handout at bottom of page.

Cho Frain Monk O'Neill Ricciardi (2016) TaiChiHandoutPDF.pdf (132 kB)
Tai Chi Handout with references