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These resources on Falls were developed by Dr. John Puxty, Deanna Abbott-McNeil and Susanne Murphy in collaboration with the Regional Geriatrics Program team in Kingston Ontario.

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PDF icon Falls Toolkit Title Page76.19 KB
PDF icon Falls How to Use This Toolkit65.61 KB
PDF icon Introduction to Falls in Primary Care127.23 KB
PDF icon 5 Falls Algorithm.pdf68.91 KB
PDF icon Three Screening Questions Fall Risk Elderly86.21 KB
PDF icon Framework for Falls Management in Primary Care62.68 KB
PDF icon Patient Pre-Assessment Form - Description of Falls32.35 KB
PDF icon Patient Pre-Assessment Forms - Home Safety Questionnaire25.17 KB
PDF icon Patient Self-Assessment Forms - Falls Focused Medical History66.39 KB
PDF icon Assessment Forms for Clinicians - The Timed Up and Go Test33.3 KB
PDF icon Assessment Forms for Clinicians - Falls Eval Initial Visit64.1 KB
PDF icon Assessment Forms for Clinicians - Falls Checklist39.87 KB
PDF icon Handout After the Fall58.77 KB
PDF icon Handout Avoiding Falls Low Vision62.54 KB
PDF icon Handout Medical Evaluation of Falls59.05 KB
PDF icon Handout Occupational Therapy59.54 KB
PDF icon Handout CPA What is Physiotherapy3.39 MB
PDF icon Handout Tai Chi59.64 KB
PDF icon Handout Canes and Walkers59.75 KB
PDF icon Handout Low Blood Pressure67.41 KB
PDF icon Handout Falls General Info59.93 KB
PDF icon Handout Can You Get Help if You Need It59.69 KB
PDF icon Handout Decrease Your Risk of Falling59.29 KB
PDF icon Handout Footwear and Falling58.96 KB
PDF icon Handout CPA Osteoporosis128.8 KB
PDF icon Handout CPA Walking Aids295.24 KB
PDF icon Handout Dietitians Of Canada Vitamin D What You Need To Know206.64 KB
PDF icon Handout CAOT UOtt Protect Yourself From Falls391.16 KB
PDF icon Handout CAOT UOtt Reduce The Risks Of Falls605.66 KB
PDF icon Handout Lifeline Fitness A Key To Fall Prevention599.16 KB
PDF icon Handout PHAC Vision Care Info Seniors369.09 KB
PDF icon Handout PHAC You Can Prevent Falls533.37 KB
PDF icon Handout CPA Preventing Falls Seniors83.28 KB
PDF icon Quick Ref Best Practices Falls71.29 KB
PDF icon Quick Ref Common Meds and Fall Risk70.25 KB
PDF icon Quick Ref Specific Management Recommendations Falls67.67 KB
PDF icon Quick Ref Falls Assessment Poster108.65 KB
PDF icon Quick Ref Specific Assessment Recommendations Falls99.76 KB
PDF icon Quick Ref TUG Poster Falls86.58 KB
PDF icon Quick Ref Falls in Primary Care Poster119.85 KB
PDF icon References Falls65.13 KB
PDF icon Teaching Slides on Falls824.42 KB
PDF icon Handout - La Prévention Des Chutes - Vision0 bytes
PDF icon Handout - La Prévention Des Chutes - Hypotension0 bytes
Microsoft Office document icon Handout Le Tai Chi140 KB
Microsoft Office document icon Handout Les Cannes et Les Marchettes142 KB
Microsoft Office document icon Handout Les Chaussures et Les Chutes 136.5 KB
PDF icon Handout - Qu’est-ce Que La Physiothérapie0 bytes
PDF icon Handout - Réduisez Votre Risque de Chut0 bytes
Microsoft Office document icon Handout L'utilisation D'une Marchette138 KB

 

 


 

This video entitled Falls, Fractures and Frailty provides guidance on the development of rehabilitation and falls prevention exercises for frail seniors. The exercises are an essential element of a falls clinic developed by our specialized geriatric services team at Sunnybrook Health Sciences with the leadership of Dr. Barbara Liu who provides the video's introduction. Dr. Liu is a geriatrician and the executive director of the Regional Geriatric Program in Toronto
 

 

 


This video demonstrates the impact of a falls prevention clinic developed by a Regional Geriatric Program of Toronto specialized geriatric services team at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center