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Te Pū rauemi KOWHEORI-19 COVID-19 resource hub

Support for people working in health during the COVID-19 pandemic. Find information about how you can support yourselves and others, including consumers, teams and colleagues which complements and aligns with Ministry of Health resources.

Kia āta kōwhiri Choosing Wisely

The Choosing Wisely campaign seeks to reduce harm from unnecessary and low-value tests and treatment.

Recommended evidence-based resources: Systematic reviews, clinical guidelines and toolkits


  • Introduction
  • Recommendations
  • Cochrane Reviews
  • 10 Topics in reducing harm from falls
  • Clinical guidelines and standards for reducing harm from falls
  • Toolkits and guides for implementation
    • for clinicians
    • for patients/consumers
    • for organisations
  • Recent literature of interest (Feb 2017–Feb 2018)
    • New Zealand studies
    • Randomised controlled trials
    • Identifying older people at risk of falling
    • The older person’s environment
    • Keeping active is crucial
    • Medication optimisation
    • Implementing what works
    • Cost-effectiveness
    • Looking to the future
  • References


Published: 27 Oct 2021 Modified: 31 Jan 2022