Registed Nurses' Association of Ontario

Prevención de caídas y reducción de lesiones derivadas de las caídas. Cuarta edición

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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