Physiotherapy works: falls - a community approach
Multifactorial falls risk assessment reduces falls by 24% and should be offered to all older people who have fallen or are at risk of falls.
3 minutes: Dr Victoria Butler before the fall …
Being a 2017 Winston Churchill Memorial Trust fellow gave physio Victoria Butler the chance to visit falls prevention pioneers in Australia and New
‘Falls prevention fuel tank’ video launched for Wales falls prevention awareness week
An animated video – Falls prevention fuel tank: when did you last check yours? – has been launched as part of falls prevention awareness week in Wales from 26 February to 4 March.
Development and delivery of an exercise programme for falls prevention: the Prevention of Falls Injury Trial (PreFIT)
Clinical update: preventing falls in hospital
Inpatient physiotherapists can play a crucial role in preventing falls in older people, says Louise McGregor.
Public Health England publishes resource pack for falls and fracture prevention
Public Health England has published a resource pack to accompany its Falls and fracture consensus statement: supporting commissioning through prevention, published in January.
Mid Yorks NHS Trust adopts physio-designed training to prevent falls
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust has launched falls prevention training for staff which recreates real-life situations in allocated sections of actual wards and clinics.
3 minutes with Hannah Poulton: going the extra mile
Hannah Poulton is passionate about spreading the message that working with people with terminal illnesses can be inspiring, rewarding and fun.
CSP launches updated Falls Prevention Economic Model online
The latest version of the Falls Prevention Economic Model, with fresh data and research, is now live on the CSP’s website.
CSP members urged to make their mark on falls prevention initiative
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) will name 10 local authority teams in early September that it will work with on falls prevention.