Epidemiological study of falls in Ireland based on incident and claims data created on STARSWeb from 2004-2008 / [thesis] by Irene Frances O'Byrne-Maguire

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/81015
Title:
Epidemiological study of falls in Ireland based on incident and claims data created on STARSWeb from 2004-2008 / [thesis] by Irene Frances O'Byrne-Maguire
Other Titles:
A dissertation submitted as partial fulfilment of the Degree of Master of Science in Health Care (Risk Management and Quality) with the Department of Forensicnd Legal Medicine, School of Medicine and Medical Sciences, University College Dublin
Authors:
O’ Byrne-Maguire, Irene Frances
Affiliation:
State Claims Agency - Clinical Indemnity Scheme
Publisher:
University College Dublin (UCD)
Issue Date:
May-2009
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/81015
Item Type:
Thesis
Language:
en
Description:
This is an epidemiological study of falls in Ireland, based on incident and claims data created on STARSWeb from 2004-2008. Its objective is to explore how national reported incident and claims data on “slips/trips/falls” in Ireland can be used to inform the impending national implementation plan outlined in the National Strategy on falls and bone health, ‘Preventing falls and fractures in Ireland’s Ageing Population’.
Keywords:
EPIDEMIOLOGY; FALL; OLDER PEOPLE; CLAIMS; PATIENT SAFETY

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorO’ Byrne-Maguire, Irene Frances-
dc.date.accessioned2009-09-15T10:33:31Z-
dc.date.available2009-09-15T10:33:31Z-
dc.date.issued2009-05-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/81015-
dc.descriptionThis is an epidemiological study of falls in Ireland, based on incident and claims data created on STARSWeb from 2004-2008. Its objective is to explore how national reported incident and claims data on “slips/trips/falls” in Ireland can be used to inform the impending national implementation plan outlined in the National Strategy on falls and bone health, ‘Preventing falls and fractures in Ireland’s Ageing Population’.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherUniversity College Dublin (UCD)en
dc.subjectEPIDEMIOLOGYen
dc.subjectFALLen
dc.subjectOLDER PEOPLEen
dc.subjectCLAIMSen
dc.subjectPATIENT SAFETYen
dc.titleEpidemiological study of falls in Ireland based on incident and claims data created on STARSWeb from 2004-2008 / [thesis] by Irene Frances O'Byrne-Maguireen
dc.title.alternativeA dissertation submitted as partial fulfilment of the Degree of Master of Science in Health Care (Risk Management and Quality) with the Department of Forensicnd Legal Medicine, School of Medicine and Medical Sciences, University College Dublinen
dc.typeThesisen
dc.contributor.departmentState Claims Agency - Clinical Indemnity Schemeen
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