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The STRATIFY falls risk assessment tool was not useful in predicting falls in patients with acute stroke

The STRATIFY falls risk assessment tool was not useful in predicting falls in patients with acute stroke


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PMID: 16865842

DOI: 10.1136/ebn.9.3.91

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