Tackling fear of falling through a peer sharing strategy

Bailey, Cathy (2010) Tackling fear of falling through a peer sharing strategy. ProFaNE Newsletter, 3 (1). p. 2.

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A large Irish research programme: Technology Research for Independent Living (TRIL [1]) worked closely with a fallers’ expert panel of 7 older people (aged 70-84 yrs) to produce a series of short audio visual discussion programmes on falling and fear of falling. These added to daily broadcasts that featured within a TRIL pilot study, exploring use of home based advanced telephone technology to ameliorate social isolation (Wherton and Prendergast 2009 [2]).

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Prevention of Falls Network Europe (ProFaNE)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Older people-Well-being, Falls (Accidents) in old age-Prevention
Subjects: B700 Nursing
Department: Faculties > Health and Life Sciences > Social Work, Education and Community Wellbeing
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Depositing User: EPrint Services
Date Deposited: 09 Aug 2010 11:01
Last Modified: 17 Dec 2023 11:35
URI: https://nrl.northumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/155

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