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Prevent falling in hospitals

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Prevent falling in hospitals

Falls amongst older people represent a very large public health problem. This booklet has been designed to help prevent falls amongst hospital patients. It will tell you how, when and why falls occur, and what you, your family members and carers can do to help stop falls from occurring.
Organisation:
Eastern Health
Target audience:
General
Published:
July 2007
Last reviewed:
January 2022
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