Fall prevention practices in adult medical-surgical nursing units described by nurse managers

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The purpose of this article was to describe nursing practices (e.g., assessment, interventions) around fall prevention, as perceived by nurse managers in adult, medical-surgical nursing units. One hundred forty nurse managers from 51 hospitals from across the United States participated. Descriptive frequencies are used to describe nurse manager responses.

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Shever, L.L.; Titler, M.G.; Mackin, M.L.; Kueny, A. (2012) "Fall prevention practices in adult medical-surgical nursing units described by nurse managers." West J Nurs Res. 2011 Apr;33(3):385-97. Epub 2010 Oct 4.

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Dr. Marita Titler
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