Wisconsin Injury Prevention Program
Preventing Falls: Information for Health Care Providers
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and for the benefit of the general public. The Department of Health
Services does not testify to, sponsor, or endorse the accuracy of the
information provided on externally linked pages.
Health care providers offer trusted advice and care plans to their
patients. For older adults, these should include assessments of fall risk
and strategies to prevent falls. The following links provide information
on the problem of older adult falls and how you can assist in reducing the
problem of older adult falls.
Selected bibliography of fall prevention articles and references
(PDF, 142 KB)
Contact information for your local aging office
August 19, 2014