Results of DVD versus written delivery of falls prevention education for older hospitalized patients

Source: Australian Occupational Therapy, 2010, 57(5), p351-352

Follow this link for the abstract

Date of publication: January 2011

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: An RCT compared the effectiveness of a DVD with that of a written workbook delivering falls prevention education to older hospital patients found that the delivery of falls prevention education on a DVD is more likely to achieve important changes in parameters likely to affect successful uptake of falls prevention messages in the hospital setting. 

Length of publication: 2 pages

Some important notes: Please contact your local NHS Library for the full text of the article. Follow this link to find your local NHS Library.

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