Registed Nurses' Association of Ontario

Prévention des chutes et des blessures associées chez la personne âgée

Publish Date: 
2005

Important / Attention – Ce fichier téléchargeable ne contient pas forcément une version à jour de la ligne directrice sur les pratiques cliniques. Pour connaître la toute dernière version, veuillez consulter la ligne directrice en anglais.

Increase your confidence, knowledge, skills and abilities in the identification of adults within health care facilities at risk of falling and to define interventions for the prevention of falling.

The guideline does not include interventions for the prevention of falls and fall injuries in older adults living in community settings. The guideline has relevance to areas of clinical practice including acute care and long-term care, and will assist nurses to apply the best available research evidence to clinical decisions, and to promote the responsible use of health care resources.

Revised: 2005
Supplement: 2011

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