The impact of a literature consult service on geriatric clinical care and training in falls prevention

Cahall, Molly; Jerome, Rebecca N.; Powers, James
April 2008
Journal of the Medical Library Association;Apr2008, Vol. 96 Issue 2, p88
Academic Journal
Case Study
A case study is presented that examines how to design medical care strategies that will help reduce the risk of accidental falls among geriatrics. The article explores the evidence on accidental falls and outlines some of the most common risk factors. The article discusses where to retrieve research papers, how to select research studies that will be most productive and how to effectively evaluate those studies.


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