Seniors Archives - BC Injury Research and Prevention Unit

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The Next Wave of Fall Prevention in British Columbia

The purpose of this report is to broaden the reach of BCIRPU through a better understanding by all those who work to improve the health and well-being of older adults in BC in order to widen the dissemination and integration of effective fall and injury prevention strategies.

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An educational video to promote multi-factorial approaches for fall and injury prevention in long-term care facilities

This article describes the development of two unique educational videos to promote fall injury prevention in long-term care (LTC) settings.

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Residential Care Fall and Fall­-Related Injury Prevention Toolkit

The purpose of this toolkit is to describe an approach to prevention planning needed to enact effective fall and injury prevention programs and to provide examples of tools and resources to aid in the development of fall prevention plans.

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Using Collaboration and Evidence to Stop Seniors’ Falls

At the 2010 BC Injury Prevention Conference, the Alberta Centre for Injury Control & Research (ACICR) discussed the collaboration efforts between ACICR, Alberta Medical Association and Alberta Health and Wellness to promote falls prevention awareness among individuals and groups across the province, as well as the campaign results for 2010.

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