New multi-systemic fall prevention model following systematic review evidence

Source: Journal of Advanced Nursing December 2011, 67(12), p. 24-29

Follow this link for the abstract

In a nutshell:  Review assessed the effectiveness and characteristics of fall prevention interventions implemented in hospitals. A multi-systemic fall prevention model that establishes a practical framework was developed from the evidence which recommends how hospitals prevent falls and fall-related injuries, more effectively address the various risk factors for falling, and therefore prevent falls.

Date of publication: December 2011

Publication type: Systematic review

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