RNAO - Preventing Falls and Reducing Injury from Falls (4th ed.)
Available in English and French.
This new edition best practice guideline (BPG) from the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO) aims to help health organizations prevent falls and mitigate the impact of falls on the individuals in their care. Preventing Falls and Reducing Injury from Falls (fourth edition) provides 18 evidence-based recommendations for nurses and other members of the health-care team.
The BPG's recommendations are based on a systematic literature review, discussions of evidence, and practical appendices.