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Head over heels : falls... and how to prevent them

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog115961
Call Number
V 474 [199?]
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Head over heels : falls... and how to prevent them
Responsibility
A joint project of University of Victoria and CRD Community Health Services
Place
Chicago, IL
Publisher
Terra Nova Films, Produced by University of Victoria and CRD Community Health Services
Year Published
[n.d.]
Physical Description
1 videocassette (14:00) : sd., col. ; 1/2" VHS with accompanying guide (16p)
Subjects
Accidents, Home - In old age
Safety
Accident Prevention
Accidental falls
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 474 [199?]
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Preventing falls in the geriatric patient

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog115988
Call Number
V 523 1995
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Preventing falls in the geriatric patient
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Medical Audio Visual Communications Inc.
Year Published
1995
Physical Description
1 videocassette (22:00) : sd., col., 1/2" VHS
Subjects
Accident prevention - in old age
Accidental falls
Abstract
Discusses the most common causes of falls in the geriatric patient, as well as individualized assessment to identify the patient at risk. Explores a variety of effective interventions which can be used in caring for the patient at high risk of falling. Focuses on alternatives to physical and chemical restraints including environmental adaptations and reconditioning.
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 523 1995
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Taking steps : modifying pedestrian environments to reduce the risk of missteps and falls

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog116577
Author
Gallagher, Elaine
Scott, Victoria
S.T.E.P.S. Project
University of Victoria. School of Nursing.
Call Number
WA 280 G425 1996?
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Taking steps : modifying pedestrian environments to reduce the risk of missteps and falls
Author
Gallagher, Elaine
Scott, Victoria
S.T.E.P.S. Project
University of Victoria. School of Nursing.
Place
Victoria
Publisher
S.T.E.P.S. Project (Seniors and Persons with Disablilities Task Force for Environments with Promote Safety), University of Victoria
Year Published
[1996?]
Physical Description
62 p. : ill ; 28 cm
Subjects
Accidental falls
ISBN
1550581023
Format
Booklet
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WA 280 G425 1996?
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Preventing falls : keeping patients safe

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117393
Call Number
V 704 2000
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Preventing falls : keeping patients safe
Place
Cyprus, CA
Publisher
Medcom
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
1 videocassette (14 min., 44 sec.)
Subjects
Accidental falls
Accidental falls - Prevention & control
Notes
Distributed by Medical Audio Visual Communications
"MED 569" - Container spine label
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 704 2000
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Preventing resident falls in long-term care

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117400
Author
Coastal Training Technologies (Producer)
Call Number
V 691 2003
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Preventing resident falls in long-term care
Author
Coastal Training Technologies (Producer)
Place
Belleville, ON
Publisher
[distr. by] Electrolab Training Systems
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
1 videocassette (16 min.) ; + 1 guide
Subjects
Accidental falls
Accidental falls - Prevention & control
Nursing homes
Homes for the aged
Risk Assessment
Abstract
Covers reasons for falls in residential care facilities; identifies risk factors; presents suggestions for falls prevention
Notes
26-HC70
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 691 2003
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Falls in older people : risk factors and strategies for prevention

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117499
Author
Lord, Stephen R.
Edition
2nd ed.
Call Number
WT104 L67 2007
Location
Richmond Hospital
Title
Falls in older people : risk factors and strategies for prevention
Alternate Title
Falls in older people : risk factors & strategies for prevention
Author
Lord, Stephen R.
Responsibility
Stephen R. Lord... [et al.]
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Cambridge
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
xi, 395 p. : ill.
Subjects
Accidental falls - - in old age
Accidental Falls - - prevention & control
Risk Factors
Safety
Wounds and injuries - In old age
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN
0521680999
9780521690998
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Call Number
WT104 L67 2007
URL Notes
Table of Contents
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Striking to the heart of the matter : selected readings on gender and HIV

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118159
Author
Amaratunga, Carol Mallette, 1948
Gahagan, Jacqueline C
Call Number
WC 503.4 DC2 S85 2002
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Striking to the heart of the matter : selected readings on gender and HIV
Author
Amaratunga, Carol Mallette, 1948
Gahagan, Jacqueline C
Responsibility
edited by Carol Amaratunga and Jacqueline Gahagan ; assistant editors: Susan Rolston, Barbara Clow
Place
Halifax, N.S.
Publisher
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Year Published
c2002.
Physical Description
vi, 106 p.; 22 cm.
Subjects
HIV Infections--Social Aspects--Canada
AIDS (Disease) in women--Social Aspects--Canada
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome - Canada
Abstract
The economic cost of HIV/AIDS in Canada -- Changing the balance of power: the Listen UP! research project and participatory research with marginalized communities -- Gender, injection drug use and HIV risk in Ontario, Canada -- HIV/AIDS and Aboriginal women in Canada -- HIV counselling and testing among pregnant women in Canada: best practices -- Gender differences in results of a programme to promote the sexual health of high school students in Nova Scotia -- HIV prevention programmes and female prostitutes: the Canadian context.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references
ISBN
0968479758
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WC 503.4 DC2 S85 2002
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Individuals with AIDS who are at home : self-care abilities and deficits

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118289
Author
Murphy, Maureen
Marion, Stephen A.
Walker, Dale
Call Number
WY 115 I53 1990
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Individuals with AIDS who are at home : self-care abilities and deficits
Author
Murphy, Maureen
Marion, Stephen A.
Walker, Dale
Responsibility
Investigators: Maureen Murphy, Ottawa-Carleton Regional Health Department; Stephen A. Marion, UBC; Dale Walker, Vancouver Health Department
Place
[Vancouver]
Year Published
[1990]
Physical Description
24 pgs.
Subjects
Home care services--British Columbia--Vancouver
AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- Home care
AIDS--Patients--Services for--British Columbia--Lower Mainland
Abstract
The study had three objectives: 1. to identify the common self-care problems encountered by individuals with AIDS who are living at home 2. to describe the types of support that individuals with AIDS receive at home 3. to identify issues that need be addressed by home support programs for clients with AIDS.
Notes
National Health Research and Development Program NHRDP Project No. 6610-1579 Final Report
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WY 115 I53 1990
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Pathways to health and healing : 2nd report on the health and well-being of aboriginal people in British Columbia : Provincial Health Officer's Annual Report 2007

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118539
Author
Kendall, P.R.W.
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer
Call Number
WA300 DC2 B74 2009
Location
Richmond Hospital
Aboriginal Health Library
Title
Pathways to health and healing : 2nd report on the health and well-being of aboriginal people in British Columbia : Provincial Health Officer's Annual Report 2007
Alternate Title
Provincial Health Officer's annual report
Author
Kendall, P.R.W.
British Columbia. Office of the Provincial Health Officer
Publisher
British Columbia Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport, Office of the Provincial Health Officer
Year Published
2009
Subjects
Health Status Indicators - British Columbia
Public Health - British Columbia
First Nations
Aboriginal
Native Americans--British Columbia--Statistics & Numerical Data
Native peoples -- British Columbia
ISSN
1195-308X
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Aboriginal Health Library
Call Number
WA300 DC2 B74 2009
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The crisis of chronic disease among aboriginal peoples : a challenge for public health, population health and social policy

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118552
Author
Reading, Jeffrey Lawrence
University of Victoria (B.C.). Centre for Aboriginal Health Research.
Call Number
WA300 R43 2009
Location
Richmond Hospital
Aboriginal Health Library
Title
The crisis of chronic disease among aboriginal peoples : a challenge for public health, population health and social policy
Author
Reading, Jeffrey Lawrence
University of Victoria (B.C.). Centre for Aboriginal Health Research.
Responsibility
J. Reading
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
University of Victoria, Centre for Aboriginal Health Research
Year Published
[2009]
Physical Description
185 p. : ill.
Subjects
Chronic diseases--Risk factors
Chronic diseases--Canada
Chronic diseases--Prevention--Government policy--Canada.
Indians of North America--Health and hygiene--Canada
Native peoples--Health and hygiene--Canada
Indigenous peoples--Health and hygiene--Canada
Native peoples--Medical care--Canada
Indians of North America--Diseases--Canada
Aboriginal
First Nations
ISBN
9781550584073
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Aboriginal Health Library
Call Number
WA300 R43 2009
URL Notes
Also available online.
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