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Safety in the Home and Around the House: Fall Prevention DVD
Fall Prevention DVD
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Resource #: HCCD5913W
Type: DVD
Price: $139.95
   
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Program Contents: 19 minutes

Captioning: None

Copyright Date: 2010

VOLUME 5

Falls are a serious concern for older adults.  Each year more than 30% of people over 65 fall.  Most falls occur at home, while people are performing everyday activities such as walking, climbing stairs and getting in or out of bed.  Falls are the leading cause of death from injury for older adults.

This program teaches how to reduce the risk of falls inside and outside of the home while encouraging independence.  Learn about medical conditions that contribute to falls, why the elderly are at greater risk for falls and how to make the home a safe environment. 

 

Topics Include:
Physical and emotional effects of a fall
The goal of fall preventions
Falls and the older adult
Fall prevention for care providers
Proper shoes
How to prevent falls in and around the home
Using a gait belt
Medications that increase fall risk
Walkers

Program comes with support materials, which include outline, learning objectives, key points and definitions, test and answer key.





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