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This summary of the CAPTURE Falls program is provided by Katherine J. Jones, PT, PhD, associate professor in the Division of Physical Therapy Education at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.
CAPTURE Falls includes the idea that there are eight “rights” of fall risk reduction. A good risk reduction program must include:
More information on the CAPTURE Falls program, including free tools and guidelines for implementing it in any healthcare facility, is available online at: https://bit.ly/2rddVqX.
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