Prevention

The below items have "Prevention" as a subject.

Titlesort descending Format Publication Year Call Number Abstract
A Detection and Prevention Program for Geriatric Alcoholism: The Virginia Model Book 1990 SA4.C3
Curriculum and Resources for an Inter-professional Falls Prevention Service Learning Course DVD 2010 PT5.C20

Part of the Community Health Foundation of Western and Central New York's easy-to-use falls prevention toolkit w

Developing fall prevention programs for older adults: a guide for program planners and volunteer leaders Book 1993 PT4.D20

TOC: Ingredients for successful programming; The program menu; A sampling of programs and materials.

Don't let a fall trip you up for life Videocassette 1990 PT5.A2

An occupational therapist shows an elderly woman how to adapt her home to make it safer to prevent falls.

Don't let a fall trip you up for life DVD 1990 PT5.A2

An occupational therapist shows an elderly woman how to adapt her home to make it safer to prevent falls.

Falls Assessment and Prevention: Home, Hospital, and Extended Care Book 2008 PR1.F10

As Alvord explains in this comprehensive guide to falls prevention, diagnosis, and therapy, more than one-third of ad

Fear of Falling: A Matter of Balance DVD PR5.F30

Older people often restrict their activities because they think it will reduce risk of falls.

For Older Adults: Exercises to Improve Balance, Mobility and Strength DVD 2010 PT5.C21

Part of the Community Health Foundation of Western and Central New York's easy-to-use falls prevention toolkit w

For Professionals: Fall Risk Assessment DVD 2010 PT5.C22

Part of the Community Health Foundation of Western and Central New York's easy-to-use falls prevention toolkit w

How to prevent falls: a comprehensive guide to better balance Book 1999 PT4.P10

This workbook helps seniors to build up balancing skills through a series of simple and safe exercises.

Injury prevention and safety for older adults Book 1991 OT3.N10

Organizations involved in injury prevention and safety are listed here along with a bibliography of materials availab

Preventing falls in the geriatric patient, vol. 6 Videocassette 1995 PT5.G20

Explains the potential impact of falls on the elderly, lists some intrinsic and environmental causes of falling, asse

Preventing falls in the geriatric patient, vol. 6 DVD 1995 PT5.G20

Explains the potential impact of falls on the elderly, lists some intrinsic and environmental causes of falling, asse

Preventing Patient Falls: Establishing a Fall Intervention Program Book 2009 PR1.F20

Fall prevention continues to be a serious concern for hospitals, nursing homes, and other health care facilities.

Senior Prevention: A community based model Book 1986 SA4.W2
Stroke Essentials 2010 Book 2010 CD1.S40

The World's Leading Experts Provide all the 'Essentials' Needed to Manage Patients in the Office, on t

Substance misuse prevention and the elderly: a workshop training manual Book 1981 SA4.H1
The Hearing Loss Source Book Book 1997 SH1.T50

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