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FIPC publications - Queensland Stay On Your Feet®

This section provides information on journal articles, conference presentations, conference posters and other relevant published works by the Falls Injury Prevention Collaborative.

Journal articles

Year Title Journal Authors
2012 Physical activity improves strength, balance and endurance in adults aged 40-65 years: a systematic review Journal of Physiotherapy Ferreira ML, Sherrington C, Smith K, Carswell P, Bell R, Bell M, Nascimento DP, Máximo Pereira LS, Vardon P
2010 Evaluation of a health service delivery intervention to promote falls prevention in older people across the care continuum Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice Peel N, Travers C, Bell R & Smith K
2010 Pragmatic, cluster randomized trial of a policy to introduce low-low beds to hospital wards for the prevention of falls and fall injuries Journal of the American Geriatrics Society Haines TP, Bell R & Varghese P
2009 Are non-slip socks really 'non-slip'? An analysis of slip resistance BMC Geriatrics Chari S, Haines T, Varghese P & Economidis A
2009 System factors and patient falls in emergency departments Journal of Emerging Nursing Chari S & Prentice D
2009 Inconsistency in classification and reporting of in-hospital falls Journal of the American Geriatrics Society Haines T, Massey B,  Varghese P, Fleming J & Gray L
2009 A break-even analysis of a community rehabilitation falls prevention service Australia New Zealand Journal of Public Health Comans T, Brauer S & Haines T
2009 Evaluation of the effect of patient education on rates of falls in older hospital patients: Description of a randomised controlled trial BMC Geriatrics Hill A-M, Hill K, Brauer S, Oliver D, Hoffmann T, Beer C, McPhail S & Haines T
2008 Documentation of in-hospital falls on incident reports: qualitative investigation of an imperfect process BMC Health Services Research Haines T, Cornwell P, Fleming J, Varghese P & Gray L
2007 Healthy aging as an intervention to minimize injury from falls among older people Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences Peel N, Bartlett H & McClure R
2006 Health-protective behaviours and risk of fall-related hip fractures: a population-based case-control study Age Ageing Peel N, McClure R & Hendrikz J

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Conference presentations

Date Topic Conference Speaker/s
21 June 2011 Promoting Active, Healthy Living and Preventing Falls with the Stay On Your Feet® Initiative 2nd Biennial National Falls Prevention Summit Effective and sustainable falls prevention K.Smith
14 - 15 October 2010 Preventing Falls and Harm from Falls in Older People: Best Practice Guidelines for Australian Hospitals, Residential Aged Care Facilities and Community Care 2009 Aged Care Standards and Accreditation Agency - Better Practice Conference, Brisbane, Australia K.Smith
2 July 2010 Queensland Stay On Your Feet® in hospital, aged care and community - progressing healthy active ageing in Queensland Australian Catholic University's Research Symposium - Connections in Aged and Community Care K.Smith
P.Vardon
30 May -2 June 2010 Developing a Healthy Active Ageing Resource for Older Queenslanders 19th Australian Health Promotion Association (AHPA) National Conference Walking the Talk Together - Partnerships for Health Promotion K. Smith
D. Armstrong
P, Carswell
D, O'Sullivan
2009 Evaluation of a Statewide Area Falls Safety Officer Pilot Project 9th National Injury Prevention Conference, Melbourne, Australia N. Peel
K. Smith
2009 Queensland Stay on Your Feet in the community - producing a suite of falls prevention resources 9th National Injury Prevention Conference, Melbourne, Australia K. Smith
P. Vardon
P. Carswell
July 2009 Translate pilot projects into programmatic responses 9th National Conference on Injury Prevention & Safety Promotion - Applying the Science: An Integrated Approach K. Smith
2008 Health promotion and population based approaches to falls prevention 3rd Australian and New Zealand Falls Prevention Conference,  Melbourne, Australia R. Bell
P. Vardon
K. Smith
2008 Low-low beds for prevention of falls amongst hospital inpatients: a cluster randomised controlled trial with policy research partnership 3rd Australian and New Zealand Falls Prevention Conference,  Melbourne, Australia R. Bell
P. Varghese
T. Haines
A. Barker
2008 Evaluation of a Queensland Statewide Falls Safety Officer Pilot Project 3rd Australian and New Zealand Falls Prevention Conference,  Melbourne, Australia N. Peel
T. Travers
L. Gray
P. Cesare
2008 Are non-slip socks really non-slip?: An analysis of slip resistance Falls Injury Prevention Program Annual Falls Forum, Brisbane, Australia. S.Chari

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Conference posters

Date Topic Conference Speaker/s
21-23 November 2010
  • Change falls culture through transformative learning
4th Australian & New Zealand Falls Prevention Conference, Dunedin, New Zealand K.Smith
D. Sachse
Trial and evaluation of falls tools across the continuum H. Atkins
K. Smith
S. Brauer
K. O'Dwyer
Building Competent Falls Prevention Teams in Hospital - The Falls Specialist Officer Project A. Black
S. Brauer
R. Bell
T. Haines
Cross-Continuum Falls and Injury Data: Piecing the Puzzle Together in Queensland A. Black
S. Brauer
R. Bell
July 2009 Queensland Stay On Your Feet® in the community - producing a suite of falls prevention resources  9th National Conference on Injury Prevention & Safety Promotion - Applying the Science: An Integrated Approach K.Smith
P. Vardon
M. Tilse

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Last updated: 22 October 2012