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Table 4 Participation in falls prevention programs

From: Older adult falls prevention behaviors 60 days post-discharge from an urban emergency department after treatment for a fall

Variable Males (n = 21) Females (n = 66) All Participants (n = 87)
Contacted/attempted to contact falls prevention program 0 (0%) 2 (3%) 2 (2%)
Participated in falls prevention program (e.g. MOB, Tai Chi) 0 0 0
How likely you will participate in falls prevention program in next year?
 Very unlikely 3 (14%) 28 (42%) 31 (36%)
 Somewhat unlikely 2 (10%) 12 (18%) 14 (16%)
 Neither likely nor unlikely 2 (10%) 3 (5%) 5 (6%)
 Somewhat likely 10 (48%) 11 (17%) 21 (24%)
 Very likely 4 (19%) 12 (18%) 16 (18%)