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Falling in old age : its prevention and management

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog115625
Author
Tideiksaar, Rein.
Edition
2nd ed
Call Number
WT 104 T5346 1996
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Falling in old age : its prevention and management
Author
Tideiksaar, Rein.
Responsibility
Tideiksaar, Rein
Edition
2nd ed
Place
New York
Publisher
Springer
Year Published
1996
Physical Description
ix, 398p : 24cm
Subjects
Accident prevention - in old age
ISBN
0826152910
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WT 104 T5346 1996
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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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Fear of falling : a matter of balance

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117091
Author
New England Research Institutes, NERI
Call Number
V 668 1994
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Fear of falling : a matter of balance
Alternate Title
A matter of balance : managing concerns about falls
Author
New England Research Institutes, NERI
Responsibility
produced by the Roybal Center on Applied Gerontology of the New England Research Institutes, Inc. [Waterton, MA]
Place
Chicago, IL
Publisher
Terra Nova Films [distributor]
Year Published
1994
Physical Description
1 videocassette (17 min.) ; + manual
Subjects
Accidental falls - in old age
Accident prevention - in old age
Abstract
Provides step-by-step strategies to help older adults: 1.) overcome the fear of falling and 2.) take active steps to reduce the risk of falling
Notes
With manual: A matter of balance : managing concerns about falls / Sharon Tennstedt ... [et al.] ; Boston, MA : Boston University Roybal Center Consortium, 1998
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 668 1994
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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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Langman's essential medical embryology

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117685
Author
Sadler, T. W., (Thomas W.)
Call Number
QS604 S33 2005
Location
Richmond Hospital
Title
Langman's essential medical embryology
Alternate Title
Essential medical embryology
Author
Sadler, T. W., (Thomas W.)
Responsibility
T. W. Sandler
Place
Philadelphia
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
ix, 160 p. : ill. (some col.) + CDROM
Subjects
Embryology
Abnormalities
Notes
Includes index and glossary of terms. CDROM also available for loan. Please ask.
ISBN
0781755719
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Call Number
QS604 S33 2005
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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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Smith's recognizable patterns of human malformation

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog115048
Author
Jones, Kenneth Lyons
Edition
5th edition
Call Number
QS675 J77s 1997
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Title
Smith's recognizable patterns of human malformation
Author
Jones, Kenneth Lyons
Edition
5th edition
Place
Philadelphia
Publisher
WB Saunders Co
Year Published
1997
Physical Description
xviii, 857 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm
Subjects
Abnormalities, human
Abnormalities
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN
0-7216-6115-7
Format
Book
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Call Number
QS675 J77s 1997
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Smith's recognizable patterns of human malformation

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog115787
Author
Jones, Kenneth Lyons.
Smith, David W.
Edition
5th ed.
Call Number
Ref QS 675 S58 1997
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Smith's recognizable patterns of human malformation
Author
Jones, Kenneth Lyons.
Smith, David W.
Responsibility
Kenneth Lyons Jones
Edition
5th ed.
Place
Philadelphia, Pa.
Publisher
Saunders
Year Published
1997
Physical Description
xvii, 861 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Subjects
Abnormalities
ISBN
0721661157
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
Ref QS 675 S58 1997
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Steady as you go : fitness for preventing falls

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117192
Call Number
V 666 1996
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Steady as you go : fitness for preventing falls
Place
Edmonton, AB
Publisher
Capital Health, Regional Public Health
Year Published
1996
Physical Description
1 videocassette (33 min.) ; + 1 guide
Subjects
Accidental falls - in old age
Accident prevention - in old age
Abstract
This video is for seniors who are still living independently in the community, it is not a video for frail seniors. The first 10 minutes of this video involves seniors talking about their experiences of having had a fall, what they have learned from these experiences and how they have managed to build daily physical exercise into their days. Facilitated by a seniors fitness instructor and two Tai Chi teachers, the exercise routine can be used to lead a group of seniors through the exercises or it can by used by individuals at home as a daily fitness program. The exercises take about 20 minutes.
Notes
"English version"
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 666 1996
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