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Falls in older people : risk factors and strategies for prevention

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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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Author
Loyie, Larry ; Brissenden, Constance ; Holmlund, Heather D. (illustrator)
Call Number
PS8573 O979G38 2005
Location
Aboriginal Health Library
Title
The gathering tree
Author
Loyie, Larry ; Brissenden, Constance ; Holmlund, Heather D. (illustrator)
Source
University of Victoria Library
Place
Penticton, BC
Publisher
Theytus Books Ltd
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
46 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Subjects
AIDS (Disease)--Juvenile fiction.
Indians of North America--Juvenile fiction.
AIDS (Disease)
Indians of North America.
Notes
The Gathering Tree is a beautifully illustrated children's book about HIV/AIDS. Written by award-winning First Nations author Larry Loyie and co-author Constance Brissenden, it is a gentle, positive story of a First Nations family facing HIV. After eleven-year-old Tyler and his younger sister Shay-Lyn learn their favourite cousin Robert has HIV, they discover that knowledge brings understanding and self-awareness. Aspects of physical, spiritual, mental and emotional health are addressed.
ISBN
1894778286
Format
Book
Location
Aboriginal Health Library
Call Number
PS8573 O979G38 2005
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Introduction to aboriginal health and health care in Canada : bridging health and healing

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog119399
Author
Douglas, Vasiliki Kravariotis
Call Number
WA300 D68 2013
Location
Richmond Hospital
Title
Introduction to aboriginal health and health care in Canada : bridging health and healing
Author
Douglas, Vasiliki Kravariotis
Responsibility
Vasiliki Douglas
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
xvi, 239 p. : ill.
Subjects
Minority Health
Health Services, Indigenous
Ethnic Groups--ethnology
Minority Groups
Transcultural Nursing--methods
Canada
Aboriginal
First Nations
Notes
Introduction : First Nations, Me´tis, and Inuit in Canada : understanding the issues -- Western and aboriginal ways of knowing -- Cultural competency, cultural sensitivity, and cultural safety -- Historical overview -- Understanding the determinants of health and Canada’s native population -- Diabetes, diet, and nutrition -- Chronic and infectious diseases -- Women’s and children’s health -- Mental health -- Hybridisation of health care and the way forward for aboriginal health.
ISBN
9780826117977
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Call Number
WA300 D68 2013
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