Local adaptation and evaluation of a falls risk prevention approach in acute hospitals

Willeke Walsh, Keith David Hill, Kim L Bennell, Michelle Vu, Terry Peter Haines

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Abstract

To determine whether locally adapting a falls risk factor assessment tool results in an instrument with clinimetric properties sufficient to support an acute hospital s falls prevention program.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)134 - 141
Number of pages8
JournalInternational Journal for Quality in Health Care
Volume23
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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Local adaptation and evaluation of a falls risk prevention approach in acute hospitals. / Walsh, Willeke; Hill, Keith David; Bennell, Kim L; Vu, Michelle; Haines, Terry Peter.

In: International Journal for Quality in Health Care, Vol. 23, No. 2, 2011, p. 134 - 141.

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