‘My independent streak may get in the way’: how older adults respond to falls prevention education in hospital


Source: BMJ Open

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Date of publication: 26 July 2016

 Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: The aim of this study is to show how providing individualised falls prevention education facilitated behaviour changes from the perspective of older hospital patients on rehabilitation wards and what barriers they identified to engaging in preventive strategies.

 Length of publication: 12 pages

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