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Fall prevention: Important facts to know  
Abstract:  This handout contains facts about falls -- how serious they can be, who is at risk, how to decrease the risk of falling, and a detailed "Falls-Free Plan" that lists what to do if feeling unsteady, having difficulty walking, taking prescription drugs, etc.
Author: Physical Therapy/Rehab Medicine
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2007, May 1, 2013
UWMC Availability:  Physical Therapy/Rehab Medicine; Exercise Training Center
General Topics:  Rehabilitation; Health Promotion & Disease Prevention
Specific Subject(s):  Safety Education; Falls
Language(s):  Chinese; English; Korean; Russian; Spanish; Vietnamese
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:

Health Online Citation #3409

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