Primary prevention of falls: effectiveness of a statewide program

Source: American Journal of Public Health

Follow this link for the abstract

Date of publication: May 2014 104(5) pps e77-e84.

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell:  Results of a population-wide program designed to reduce the incidence of falls among older adults. Older adults completing HSOA are screened and educated regarding fall risk, and those identified as being at high risk are referred to primary care providers and home safety resources.

Length of publication: 7 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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