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.
Designed to be used by people who teach, guide and support young people. What the Health will supply tools to engage teens in learning about their health, understanding what contributes to good health and improving health decision-making skills.