The Resource Preventing falls : a defensive approach, J. Thomas Hutton

Preventing falls : a defensive approach, J. Thomas Hutton

Label
Preventing falls : a defensive approach
Title
Preventing falls
Title remainder
a defensive approach
Statement of responsibility
J. Thomas Hutton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book suggests valuable skills and coping mechanisms, important environmental changes, and assistive devices that are needed to prevent falls
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hutton, J. Thomas
Dewey number
618.97
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC952.5
LC item number
.H87 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WT 104 H984 2000
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Falls (Accidents) in old age
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Accidental Falls
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Aged
Label
Preventing falls : a defensive approach, J. Thomas Hutton
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 109-112)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Falling Is a Major Health Risk for the Elderly -- Falls and Parkinson's Disease -- The Defensive Falls School -- Fine Motor Coordination -- Vision and Falls in the Elderly and in Parkinson's Disease -- Age-Related Changes in the Lens of the Eye -- Central Nervous System Changes and Vision -- Gaze -- Parkinson's Disease and Vision -- Visual Contrast Sensitivity and Parkinson's Disease -- The Built Environment and Vision -- Balance and Center of Gravity -- Sensory Organization and Balance: Proprioception -- Sensory Organization and Balance: Vision -- Pronation/Supination -- Gait, Posture, and Risk of Falls in Parkinson's Disease -- Control of Gait -- Age-Related Changes in Gait -- Gait and Parkinson's Disease -- Assessing Gait -- Coping with Freezing -- High-Risk Conditions and Built Environment Interventions -- Surface Transition Areas -- Stepbacks, Turn Areas, Acceleration Zones, and Elevation Changes -- Slips, Slides, and Slumps -- Executive Function and Falls in Parkinson's Disease -- Behavior and Executive Function -- Attention and Executive Function -- Progression of Executive Function Decline -- Executive Function and Falls -- Anticipating Falls and Reducing Distractions -- Physical Evaluation -- Home Safety Assessments -- Illustrations of Hazardous Situations and Solutions -- Transfer Techniques -- Dizziness and Orthostatic Hypotension -- Walking Aids and Assistive Devices -- Recovery from a Fall -- Defensive Falls School Curriculum -- Defensive Falls School Assessments -- Parkinson's Disease Fall Profile
Extent
1 online resource (115 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036840846
Label
Preventing falls : a defensive approach, J. Thomas Hutton
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 109-112)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Falling Is a Major Health Risk for the Elderly -- Falls and Parkinson's Disease -- The Defensive Falls School -- Fine Motor Coordination -- Vision and Falls in the Elderly and in Parkinson's Disease -- Age-Related Changes in the Lens of the Eye -- Central Nervous System Changes and Vision -- Gaze -- Parkinson's Disease and Vision -- Visual Contrast Sensitivity and Parkinson's Disease -- The Built Environment and Vision -- Balance and Center of Gravity -- Sensory Organization and Balance: Proprioception -- Sensory Organization and Balance: Vision -- Pronation/Supination -- Gait, Posture, and Risk of Falls in Parkinson's Disease -- Control of Gait -- Age-Related Changes in Gait -- Gait and Parkinson's Disease -- Assessing Gait -- Coping with Freezing -- High-Risk Conditions and Built Environment Interventions -- Surface Transition Areas -- Stepbacks, Turn Areas, Acceleration Zones, and Elevation Changes -- Slips, Slides, and Slumps -- Executive Function and Falls in Parkinson's Disease -- Behavior and Executive Function -- Attention and Executive Function -- Progression of Executive Function Decline -- Executive Function and Falls -- Anticipating Falls and Reducing Distractions -- Physical Evaluation -- Home Safety Assessments -- Illustrations of Hazardous Situations and Solutions -- Transfer Techniques -- Dizziness and Orthostatic Hypotension -- Walking Aids and Assistive Devices -- Recovery from a Fall -- Defensive Falls School Curriculum -- Defensive Falls School Assessments -- Parkinson's Disease Fall Profile
Extent
1 online resource (115 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036840846

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