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FALLS PREVENTION £10.20 incl VAT PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW TO BOOK

 

People fall because of a complex mix of factors. To reduce falling, it is important to identify these factors and recognise those that could signify serious, but treatable, underlying medical problems.

 

Learning Outcomes

 

• Understand costs and implications of falls

on patients, their families and organisations

• Recognise falls risk factors

• Recognise who is at risk of falls and injury

• Recognise importance of bone health in relation to fall’s risk

• Understand roles other staff play in falls prevention

• Understand what to do in the event of a patient falling