To compare the effectiveness of a digital video disc (DVD) with that of a written workbook delivering falls prevention education to older hospital patients on self-perceived risk of falls, perception of falls epidemiology, knowledge of prevention strategies, and motivation and confidence to engage in self-protective strategies. To compare the effect of receiving either education approach versus no education on patients perception of falls epidemiology.
Hill, A-M., McPhail, S., Hoffmann, T., Hill, K. D., Oliver, D., Beer, C., Brauer, S., & Haines, T. P. (2009). A randomized trial comparing digital video disc with written delivery of falls prevention education for older patients in hospital. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 57(8), 1458 - 1463. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-5415.2009.02346.x