Nursing aspects of falls prevention
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September 27, 2010 â€”Home-based exercises may protect high-risk elderly women from hip fractures, according to the results of a population-based, randomized controlled exercise trial reported in the September 27 issue of the Archives of Internal Medicine.
The exercise group had significantly better outcomes than the control group in postural sway (group...
Added: Wed Oct 06 2010
Recognizing the enormous impact that falls have on seniors and the state health system, health workers in Washington have been making falls prevention a priority. Through community partnerships, education, training and outreach programs, Washington injury prevention advocates are spreading the message that falls do not have to be the norm...
Added: Wed Mar 31 2010