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Falls in older people: risk factors and strategies for prevention

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Lord, Stephen Ronald, Sherrington, Catherine, Menz, Hylton B. Cambridge, MA: Cambridge University Press , 2001. (Book)
Call No.
WT 104 L866 2001
Location
RIH Library
Author
Lord, Stephen Ronald
Sherrington, Catherine
Menz, Hylton B.
Place
Cambridge, MA
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Pub Date
2001
Physical Description
ix, 249 p. : ill.
Format
Book
Subject
Accidental falls in old age
Accidental falls -- Prevention and control
Aged
Risk factors
Abstract
Constructed in three parts: risk factors, prevention strategies, and future research directions. Coverage includes epidemiology, critical appraisal of the roles of exercise, environment, footwear, and medication, evidence-based risk assessment, and targeted and individually tailored falls-prevention strategies.
Series
Falls Prevention Program
ISBN
0-521-58964-9
Call No.
WT 104 L866 2001
Location
RIH Library
Loan Policy
21 days
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Attenborough, David. [S.l.]: BBC Worldwide , 2010. (DVD)
Call No.
QH 501 L722 2010
Location
RIH Library Wellness
Author
Attenborough, David
Corporate Author
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Place
[S.l.]
Publisher
BBC Worldwide
Pub Date
2010
Physical Description
4 DVDs (approx. 586 min.)
Format
DVD
Subject
Life (Biology)
Animals
Plants
Biodiversity
Adaptation (Biology)
Zoology
Ecology
Nature
Wellness
Abstract
Four years in the making, filmed over 3000 days across every continent and in every habitat, with new high definition filming techniques developed since Plant Earth, Life presents 130 stories from the frontiers of the natural world, 54 of which have never been filmed before. This 10-part series captures unprecedented, astonishingly beautiful sequences and demonstrates the extraordinary tactics that animals and plants have developed to survive and thrive. - Cover.
Narrated by David Attenborough.
Series
BBC Earth
Notes
Disc 1. Challenges of life -- Reptiles and amphibians -- Mammals -- Disc 2. Fish -- Birds -- Disc 3. Insects -- Hunters and hunted -- Disc 4. Creatures of the deep -- Plants -- Primates.
Home use only.
ISBN
1419888579
Call No.
QH 501 L722 2010
Location
RIH Library Wellness
Loan Policy
21 days
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