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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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Harm reduction : a new direction for drug policies and programs

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog116539
Author
Erickson, Patricia G.
Call Number
HV 4998 H37 1997
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Harm reduction : a new direction for drug policies and programs
Author
Erickson, Patricia G.
Responsibility
edited by Patricia G. Erickson, and others
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
University of Toronto Press
Year Published
1997
Physical Description
x, 476 p. ; 23 cm
Subjects
Drug abuse - Canada
Drug abuse - Government policy
Drug abuse - Prevention and control
Abstract
Collection of papers drawn from 7 international conferences on harm reduction
ISBN
0802078052
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
HV 4998 H37 1997
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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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