The case for Tai Chi in the repertoire of strategies to prevent falls among older people
Authors: Nyman, S.R. and Skelton, D.A.
Journal: Perspectives in Public Health
Publisher: SAGE Publications (UK and US)
Falls among older people is a global public health issue. In this article, Dr Samuel Nyman of Bournemouth University Dementia Institute, and Professor Dawn Skelton, Institute for Applied Health Research, Glasgow Caledonian University highlight the effectiveness of Tai Chi as an alternative strategy to physiotherapy to combat this issue.