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Table 1 Administrative information on the NOCfao study

From: “Study protocol for the ≥65 years NOrthern jutland Cohort of Fall risk Assessment with Objective measurements (the NOCfao study)”

Section/item ItemNo Description
Primary Registry and Trial Identifying Number 1 ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT02995317
Date of Registration in Primary Registry 2 December 13th, 2016
Secondary Identifying Numbers 3 The North Denmark Region Committee on Health Research Ethics (N-20160020)
The Danish Data Protection Agency (FOU-UU-006)
Source(s) of Monetary or Material Support 4 The study is externally supported by the Trygfonden Foundation (ID: 119365)
Primary Sponsor 5 University College of Northern Denmark, Denmark
Secondary Sponsor(s) 6 Aalborg University, Denmark
Aalborg Municipality, Denmark
Contact for Public Queries 7 Master of Rehabilitation, Bo Grarup; address: Selma Lagerløfs Vej 2, 9220, Aalborg East, Denmark; tel.: 0045 72,690,953; e-mail: bog@ucn.dk
Contact for Scientific Queries 8 Master of Rehabilitation, Bo Grarup; address: Selma Lagerløfs Vej 2, 9220, Aalborg East, Denmark; tel.: 0045 72,690,953; e-mail: bog@ucn.dk
Public Title 9 Who is Falling? – Fall Risk Prediction Among Community-Dwelling Elderly (NOCfao)
Scientific Title 10 The ≥65 Years NOrthern jutland Cohort of Fall risk Assessment with Objective measurements (the NOCfao study)
Countries of Recruitment 11 Denmark
Health Condition(s) or Problem(s) Studied 12 Incidence of falls
Intervention(s) 13 Not applicable
Key Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria 14 Inclusion criteria: home-dwelling, manage body transfer independently, walking ability for at least 10 m with or without assistive devices.
Exclusion criteria: progressive neurological or rheumatologically illness, diagnosed vestibular problems, experienced pain in a substantial degree limiting or obstructing everyday living, known uncorrected visual or hearing problems, serious difficulties in speaking, understanding or reading Danish, or cognitive impairment equivalent to Mini Mental State Examination < 23
Study Type 15 Prospective, observational cohort study
Date of First Enrollment 16 December 2016
Target Sample Size 17 600
Recruitment Status 18 Recruiting: participants are currently being recruited and enrolled
Primary Outcome(s) 19 Self-reported number of falls confirmed by monthly phone calls [Time Frame: One year follow-up]
Key Secondary Outcomes 20 History of fall incidences within the past year; differences between objective measures and self-reported level of PA