Search Resources (English): Falls

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Fall prevention for older women: lifestyle, medical, and environmental strategies

Examines the effects of falling, reviews relevant risk factors, and discusses methods of assessing fall risk and preventing future falls.

Published: 2004
How to avoid falling: a guide for active aging and independence
Provides a practical guide to minimizing the occurence of falls as well as their devastating effects.
Published: 2004
Seniors and aging: preventing falls in and around your home  
http://hc-sc.gc.ca/iyh-vsv/life-vie/fp-pc_e.html
Presents factors that may increase the risk of falling. Suggests ways to minimize risks in and around the home. (See Details)
Published: 2006
What are ways to prevent falls and related fractures?  
http://www.niams.nih.gov/bone/hi/ff_falls_prevention.htm
Looks at ways seniors can prevent falls and minimize broken bones. (See Details)
Published: 2006