Feasibility of a nurse-led in-home cognitive behavioral program to manage concerns about falls in frail older people: a process evaluation.

@article{Dorresteijn2013FeasibilityOA,
  title={Feasibility of a nurse-led in-home cognitive behavioral program to manage concerns about falls in frail older people: a process evaluation.},
  author={Tanja A. C. Dorresteijn and G. A. Rixt Zijlstra and Jolanda C M van Haastregt and Johan W. S. Vlaeyen and Gertrudis Ijm Kempen},
  journal={Research in nursing & health},
  year={2013},
  volume={36 3},
  pages={257-70}
}
Concerns about falls and related avoidance of activities are common problems among older people living in the community. In this study we examined the feasibility and acceptability of AMB-Home (the Dutch in-home version of A Matter of Balance), a nurse-led in-home cognitive behavioral program developed for frail community-living older people with concerns about falls and related activity avoidance. The multicomponent program consisted of seven individual sessions, including three home visits… CONTINUE READING