The Resource Sweden : The Safety of Older People, (electronic resource)

Sweden : The Safety of Older People, (electronic resource)

Label
Sweden : The Safety of Older People
Title
Sweden
Title remainder
The Safety of Older People
Title variation
  • OECD Reviews of Risk Management Policies Sweden
  • Sweden
  • OECD Reviews of Risk Management Policies
  • OECD Reviews of Risk Management Policies, Sweden 2007
  • OECD Reviews of Risk Management Policies: Sweden 2007: The Safety of Older People
  • The Safety of Older People
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Contributor
Contributor
Subject
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Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Injuries from falls among the elderly are set to become a major social and economic problem in the years to come. In Europe alone some 50 000 older people die of fall injuries every year, the equivalent of the annual death toll of road accidents for all age groups taken together. As the share of the population aged 65 and over grows rapidly in the next decades across most of the OECD, the number of fall-related injuries could rise dramatically, and with it, the strains on hospitals, medical services, social services and public budgets. Yet, in most countries the problem has so far received lit
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Publishing, OECD
Dewey number
  • 649.1
  • 649.1240289
Language note
English
LC call number
HV675.7 .S94 2007
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
  • OECD Futures Project on Risk Management Policies
  • Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
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  • Falls (Accidents) -- Sweden -- Prevention
  • Older people -- Care -- Government policy -- Sweden
  • Older people -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Sweden
  • Older people -- Wounds and injuries -- Sweden -- Prevention
  • Safety
  • Risk Management
  • Epidemiologic Measurements
  • Risk
  • Organization and Administration
  • Public Policy
  • Accidents
  • Adult
  • Probability
  • Age Groups
  • Social Control Policies
  • Accident Prevention
  • Health Services Administration
  • Public Health
  • Health Care
  • Statistics as Topic
  • Environment and Public Health
  • Social Control, Formal
  • Persons
  • Policy
  • Health Care Evaluation Mechanisms
  • Sociology
  • Named Groups
  • Epidemiologic Methods
  • Health Care Economics and Organizations
  • Social Sciences
  • Anthropology, Education, Sociology and Social Phenomena
  • Quality of Health Care
  • Investigative Techniques
  • Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment
  • Health Care Quality, Access, and Evaluation
  • Risk Assessment
  • Health Policy
  • Safety Management
  • Aged
  • Accidental Falls
  • Social Welfare & Social Work
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Welfare & Social Work - General
Label
Sweden : The Safety of Older People, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Abbreviated title
  • SWEDEN
  • OECD REVIEWS OF RISK MANAGEMENT POLICIES SWEDEN
  • OECD REVIEWS OF RISK MANAGEMENT POLICIES
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Foreword; Table of Contents; Executive Summary; Synthèse; Introduction; Chapter 1. The Strategic Approach to the Safety of the Elderly; Chapter 2. The Legal and Regulatory Framework; Chapter 3. Risk and Safety Assessment; Chapter 4. Prevention; Chapter 5. Medical Care; Bibliography; Annex A. Acronyms and Organisations Cited; Annex B. Methodology; Annex C. Swedish Institutions in the Area of Safety of Older People; Annex D. Self-assessment Questionnaires; Annex E. List of Interviewees; Annex F. Members of the Steering Group
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (169 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9786611746506
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)299292
  • (OCoLC)155865478
  • (SSID)ssj0000091915
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11126933
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000091915
  • (PQKBWorkID)10134610
  • (PQKB)10316339
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000334593
Label
Sweden : The Safety of Older People, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Abbreviated title
  • SWEDEN
  • OECD REVIEWS OF RISK MANAGEMENT POLICIES SWEDEN
  • OECD REVIEWS OF RISK MANAGEMENT POLICIES
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Foreword; Table of Contents; Executive Summary; Synthèse; Introduction; Chapter 1. The Strategic Approach to the Safety of the Elderly; Chapter 2. The Legal and Regulatory Framework; Chapter 3. Risk and Safety Assessment; Chapter 4. Prevention; Chapter 5. Medical Care; Bibliography; Annex A. Acronyms and Organisations Cited; Annex B. Methodology; Annex C. Swedish Institutions in the Area of Safety of Older People; Annex D. Self-assessment Questionnaires; Annex E. List of Interviewees; Annex F. Members of the Steering Group
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (169 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9786611746506
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)299292
  • (OCoLC)155865478
  • (SSID)ssj0000091915
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11126933
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000091915
  • (PQKBWorkID)10134610
  • (PQKB)10316339
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000334593

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