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Individuals with dementia are at a high risk of functional decline and falling. The aim of this study was to investigate the possible relationship between cognition and functional performance in older adults with dementia participating in Goodwill Easter Seals adult day service programs. This data may be helpful in understanding how cognition may impact functional performance and fall risk.
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Jackson, Kurt; Edginton-Bigelow, Kimberly; Cox, Elizabeth; Gaier, Allison; Geyer, Hannah; Grant, Ethan; and Storey, Kayla, "Functional Performance of Older Adults with Dementia Participating in Adult Day Service Programs" (2017). University of Dayton Doctor of Physical Therapy Annual Research Symposium. 32.