The STEADI toolkit: Incorporating a fall prevention guideline into the primary care setting.
Falls are a growing problem in the older adult population, leading to debilitating and traumatic consequences. The CDC's STEADI toolkit was created to assist providers in screening and managing falls.
This article introduces the toolkit and examines the process and importance of adopting it into routine clinical practice.
Mark, Janice A. DNP, RN; Loomis, Jo DNP, FNP-C
The Nurse Practitioner: December 15, 2017 - Volume 42 - Issue 12 - p 50–55
Feature: OLDER ADULTS