Fear of falling in persons with Parkinson's disease

Project: Dissertation

Research areas and keywords


  • CASE - Centre for Ageing and Supportive Environments


The overarching aim of the thesis was to increase the knowledge of how fear of falling can be assessed in persons with Parkinson’s disease, as well as to expand and deepen the understanding of fear of falling in persons with Parkinson’s disease in relation to explanatory factors and the persons’ own experiences. The thesis includes quantitative as well as qualitative studies.
The thesis will be defended in November 2016.
Effective start/end date2011/10/012016/11/04