Toileting-related inpatient falls in adult acute care settings.

Huey-Ming Tzeng, Chang Yi Yin

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Abstract

A toileting-related fall was associated with history of a previous fall, use of physical restraints, and risk for falling in hospital settings. This study provided insights to be used to prioritize patient fall prevention strategies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)372-377
Number of pages6
JournalUnknown Journal
Volume21
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012
Externally publishedYes

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Accidental Falls
Physical Restraint
Inpatients

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  • Surgery
  • Medical–Surgical

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Toileting-related inpatient falls in adult acute care settings. / Tzeng, Huey-Ming; Yin, Chang Yi.

In: Unknown Journal, Vol. 21, No. 6, 01.01.2012, p. 372-377.

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