Home modification.


Almost 50 million Americans--about one in five--live with a mental or physical disability, many in homes that are inconvenient, restrictive, or dangerous for them. Modifying the home using universal (barrier-free) design, architectural accessibility, and other such concepts can reduce the risk of falls and improve overall function. Nurses can be involved by… (More)

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@article{McCullagh2006HomeM, title={Home modification.}, author={Marjorie Cook McCullagh}, journal={The American journal of nursing}, year={2006}, volume={106 10}, pages={54-63; quiz 63-4} }