How to … prevent and manage falls in the care home

Julie I Swann
  • Nursing and Residential Care, July 2013, Mark Allen Group
  • DOI: 10.12968/nrec.2013.15.7.488

Explains how to prevent, reduce and manage falls in a care home.

What is it about?

This article provides the top ten tips to prevent, manage and reduce falls in care homes; and how to cut the cost of complications.

Why is it important?

The frequency of falls increases with age and frailty.

Perspectives

Mrs Julie I Swann (Author)

Falls can lead to death due to complications.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12968/nrec.2013.15.7.488

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