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Table 1 Study eligibility criteria for the MOBILIZE Boston Study

From: The MOBILIZE Boston Study: Design and methods of a prospective cohort study of novel risk factors for falls in an older population

Inclusion criteria
Age ≥ 70 years (or age ≥ 65 if living with an MBS participant)
Able to understand and communicate in English
Plans to be in area for 2 years
Able to walk 20 feet without personal assistance (walking aids permitted)
Exclusion criteria
Terminal disease
Severe vision or hearing deficits
Cognitive impairment (Mini-Mental State Examination < 18)[27, 28]