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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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The health needs of Somali women in the Lower Mainland : focus groups report

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118585
Author
Adam, Hawa
Mohamud, Deeqa
Mahamoud, Ayan
Call Number
WA 300 A33 1997
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
The health needs of Somali women in the Lower Mainland : focus groups report
Author
Adam, Hawa
Mohamud, Deeqa
Mahamoud, Ayan
Responsibility
prepared by Hawa Adam, Deeqa Mohamud and Ayan Mahamoud.
Place
[Vancouver]
Publisher
B.C.'s Women's Hospital and Health Centre
MOSAIC
Year Published
c1997
Physical Description
20 p.
Subjects
Women -- Health and hygiene -- British Columbia
Notes
"This project was sponsored by B.C. Women's Hospital and Health Centre, Office of Health Promotion (Children's and Women's Health Centre of British Columbia) and MOSAIC Family Programs."
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WA 300 A33 1997
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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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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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Reformed or rerouted? : women and change in the health care system

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118568
Author
Fuller, Colleen
Call Number
WA 309 F845 1999
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Reformed or rerouted? : women and change in the health care system
Author
Fuller, Colleen
Responsibility
by Colleen Fuller
Place
Vancouver
Publisher
BC Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Year Published
c1999
Physical Description
40 p. ; 28 cm.
Series
Women's health reports
Subjects
Women's Health Services--British Columbia
Women -- Health and hygiene -- British Columbia
Health Care Reform--British Columbia
Abstract
"This study of British Columbia's health reform process reveals that information about the impact of health care reform on women is inadequate, non-existent or not easily accessible by the public...This paper places BC's health system reform in a national context and points out the large information gaps concerning issues affecting women users and workers in the system."
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 37-40).
ISBN
1894356039
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WA 309 F845 1999
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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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You and your health : a woman's handbook

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118666
Call Number
WA 39 Y68 1999
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
You and your health : a woman's handbook
Place
Victoria
Publisher
Women's Health Bureau, BC Ministry of Health
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
45 p. : ill.
Subjects
Women -- Health and hygiene -- British Columbia
Women's health services -- British Columbia
Abstract
This handbook is intended to help fill a need for a comprehensive general guide to staying healthy for women. It focuses on preventing, identifying, and managing common women's health concerns. Part 1 covers staying healthy, with sections on preserving health, self-esteem, managing stress, and using health care wisely. Part 2 contains information on specific problems such as addictions, cancer, menopause, sexually transmitted diseases, and violence. Part 3 provides guidance on protecting health through immunizations and screening tests. Part 4 contains a personal health checklist used for assessing one's health. Part 5 is a directory of general & specific information sources on women's health.
ISBN
0772640300
Format
Booklet
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WA 39 Y68 1999
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