How good are websites at offering falls prevention advice?

Source: Health Informatics Journal, 2012, 18 (1), p. 50-65

Follow this link for the abstract

Date of publication: March 2012

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: More and more older people are now going online to access information, including health information about falls risks and prevention. This study assesses the quality of 42 English-language websites found via search engines. Guidelines, code of conduct on coverage of information, credibility and accessibility were all assessed.

Length of publication: 15 pages

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

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