We can all help to prevent falls

Julie Swann
  • Nursing and Residential Care, June 2008, Mark Allen Group
  • DOI: 10.12968/nrec.2008.10.6.29430

How to help prevent falls in a care home.

What is it about?

The factors involved in falling are discussed and the important role that staff can play in preventing further falls and serious injuries.

Why is it important?

Falling is a common occurrence in a care home, but a fall can cause serious physical and psychological damage.

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Mrs Julie I Swann

A fall can cause serious physical and psychological damage.

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