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FallSafe Project: Falls Prevention Care Bundle (Nursing Times / Clinical Medicine)

Summary This article describes a regional initiative to falls prevention, involving the development of champions to give falls avoidance a high priority on hospital wards. It discusses lessons learned. “There should be no complacency: on a 36-bed ward, even a … Continue reading

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Falls Prevention in Hospitals: E-Learning Package Under Development (Royal College of Physicians)

Summary The Royal College of Physicians (RCP), working with NHS South of England (Central) and the National Patient Safety Agency, are developing an e-learning package about falls prevention in hospitals. This package will form a part of the FallSafe project. It … Continue reading

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