Thursday, May 21, 2015

Updated fall prevention materials from the CDC

CDC has updated their Compenduim of Effective Fall Interventions and their Guide to Implementing Effective Community-based Fall Prevention Programs, both great resources for fall prevention!

Effective Falls Interventions

Effective Falls Interventions coverCDC Compendium of Effective Fall Interventions: What Works for Community-Dwelling Older Adults, 3rd Edition

This collection of effective fall interventions is designed to help public health practitioners, senior service providers, clinicians, and others who want to address older adult falls in their community.

Community-Based Fall Prevention Program Guide

Preventing Falls imagePreventing Falls: A Guide to Implementing Effective Community-Based Fall Prevention Programs

This “how-to” guide is designed for community-based organizations who are interested in implementing their own evidence-based fall prevention programs.