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May 21st, 2012

Active responses decrease impact forces at the hip and shoulder in falls to the side

M.B. Sabick, J.G. Hay, V.K. Goel, S.A. Banks, Active responses decrease impact forces at the hip and shoulder in falls to the side, Journal of Biomechanics, Volume 32, Issue 9, September 1999, Pages 993-998

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0021-9290(99)00079-2

Keywords: Falls; Hip fracture; Kinetics; Impact