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Characteristics and associated factors in patient falls, and effectiveness of the lower height of beds for the prevention of bed falls in an acute geriatric hospital.

Menéndez MD, Alonso J, Miñana JC, Arche JM, Díaz JM, Vazquez F.

Rev Calid Asist. 2013 Sep-Oct;28(5):277-84. doi: 10.1016/j.cali.2013.01.007.

PMID:
23684046
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Interventions designed to prevent healthcare bed-related injuries in patients.

Anderson O, Boshier PR, Hanna GB.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2011 Nov 9;(11):CD008931. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD008931.pub2. Review. Update in: Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012;1:CD008931.

PMID:
22071860
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Falls in English and Welsh hospitals: a national observational study based on retrospective analysis of 12 months of patient safety incident reports.

Healey F, Scobie S, Oliver D, Pryce A, Thomson R, Glampson B.

Qual Saf Health Care. 2008 Dec;17(6):424-30. doi: 10.1136/qshc.2007.024695.

PMID:
19064657
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Heights of occupied patient beds: a possible risk factor for inpatient falls.

Tzeng HM, Yin CY.

J Clin Nurs. 2008 Jun;17(11):1503-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2007.02086.x.

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Pragmatic, cluster randomized trial of a policy to introduce low-low beds to hospital wards for the prevention of falls and fall injuries.

Haines TP, Bell RA, Varghese PN.

J Am Geriatr Soc. 2010 Mar;58(3):435-41. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.02735.x.

PMID:
20398112
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Characteristics of hospital inpatient falls across clinical departments.

Schwendimann R, Bühler H, De Geest S, Milisen K.

Gerontology. 2008;54(6):342-8. doi: 10.1159/000129954.

PMID:
18460867
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Evaluation of a falls prevention programme in an acute tertiary care hospital.

Williams TA, King G, Hill AM, Rajagopal M, Barnes T, Basu A, Pascoe G, Birkett K, Kidd H.

J Clin Nurs. 2007 Feb;16(2):316-24.

PMID:
17239067
8.

Interventions for preventing falls in older people in care facilities and hospitals.

Cameron ID, Gillespie LD, Robertson MC, Murray GR, Hill KD, Cumming RG, Kerse N.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012 Dec 12;12:CD005465. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD005465.pub3. Review.

PMID:
23235623
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Effectiveness of acute geriatric unit care using acute care for elders components: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Fox MT, Persaud M, Maimets I, O'Brien K, Brooks D, Tregunno D, Schraa E.

J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012 Dec;60(12):2237-45. doi: 10.1111/jgs.12028. Review.

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Bed and toilet height as potential environmental risk factors.

Capezuti E, Wagner L, Brush BL, Boltz M, Renz S, Secic M.

Clin Nurs Res. 2008 Feb;17(1):50-66. doi: 10.1177/1054773807311408.

PMID:
18184978
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The effect of changing practice on fall prevention in a rehabilitative hospital: the Hospital Injury Prevention Study.

Vassallo M, Vignaraja R, Sharma JC, Hallam H, Binns K, Briggs R, Ross I, Allen S.

J Am Geriatr Soc. 2004 Mar;52(3):335-9.

PMID:
14962145
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Falls in an acute hospital and their relationship to restraint use.

Tan KM, Austin B, Shaughnassy M, Higgins C, McDonald M, Mulkerrin EC, O'Keeffe ST.

Ir J Med Sci. 2005 Jul-Sep;174(3):28-31.

PMID:
16285335
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Patient falls from bed and the role of bedrails in the acute care setting.

van Leeuwen M, Bennett L, West S, Wiles V, Grasso J.

Aust J Adv Nurs. 2001 Dec;19(2):8-13.

PMID:
11845709
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Prevention of falls in a geriatric ward.

Lieu PK, Ismail NH, Choo PW, Kwek PE, Heng LC, Govindaraju K.

Ann Acad Med Singapore. 1997 May;26(3):266-70.

PMID:
9285014
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Technology to promote safe mobility in the elderly.

Nelson A, Powell-Cope G, Gavin-Dreschnack D, Quigley P, Bulat T, Baptiste AS, Applegarth S, Friedman Y.

Nurs Clin North Am. 2004 Sep;39(3):649-71. Review.

PMID:
15331307
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Height of hospital beds and inpatient falls: a threat to patient safety.

Tzeng HM, Yin CY.

J Nurs Adm. 2007 Dec;37(12):537-8. No abstract available.

PMID:
18090515
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Falls and consequent injuries in hospitalized patients: effects of an interdisciplinary falls prevention program.

Schwendimann R, Bühler H, De Geest S, Milisen K.

BMC Health Serv Res. 2006 Jun 7;6:69.

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Bunk versus conventional beds: a comparative assessment of fall injury risk.

Belechri M, Petridou E, Trichopoulos D.

J Epidemiol Community Health. 2002 Jun;56(6):413-7.

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