Health technologies for falls prevention and detection in adult hospital in-patients: a scoping review protocol. [Protocol]
Alexander, Lyndsay; Swinton, Paul; Kirkpatrick, Pamela; Stephen, Audrey; Mitchelhill, Fiona; Simpson, Susan; Cooper, Kay
Professor Kay Cooper firstname.lastname@example.org
Review objective/questions: The objective of this scoping review is to map the evidence relating to the reporting and evaluation of health technologies for the prevention and detection of falls in adult hospital in-patients. The following questions will guide this scoping review: i) What falls prevention and detection health technologies have been reported in the literature? ii) What outcomes have been reported that measure falls prevention and detection health technologies in terms of clinical effectiveness, cost-effectiveness, acceptability and feasibility of use?
|Publication Date||May 31, 2019|
|Journal||JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports|
|Publisher||Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins|
|Institution Citation||ALEXANDER, L., SWINTON, P., KIRKPATRICK, P., STEPHEN, A., MITCHELHILL, F., SIMPSON, S. and COOPER, K. 2019. Health technologies for falls prevention and detection in adult hospital in-patients: a scoping review protocol. Protocol. JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports [online], 17(5), pages 667-674. Available from: https://doi.org/10.11124/JBISRIR-2017-003844|
|Keywords||Accidental falls; Adults; Fall detection; Fall prevention; Health technologies|
ALEXANDER 2019 Health technologies [Protocol]
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