New AHRQ podcasts focus on prevention of falls, motorcycle-related head injuries, and pressure sores

Research Activities, May 2011, No. 369

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality has produced three new podcasts. The first one addresses how to reduce your risk of injuries from falls. The second one discusses traumatic head injuries and the protective role of universal motorcycle helmet laws. The third podcast examines how a new computerized tool is helping nursing home staff identify residents at high risk of getting pressure sores so they can prevent them.

These podcasts can be viewed at Healthcare 411 .

Current as of May 2011
Internet Citation: New AHRQ podcasts focus on prevention of falls, motorcycle-related head injuries, and pressure sores: Research Activities, May 2011, No. 369. May 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/newsletters/research-activities/may11/0511RA32.html