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Richtlijnen en referenties


Kwaliteitsinstituut voor de Gezondheidzorg CBO en Nederlandse Vereniging voor Klinische Geriatrie. Richtlijn Preventie van valincidenten bij ouderen. Utrecht: CBO, 2004

Ergotherapierichtlijn valpreventie

VMS Veiligheidsprogramma, Gids Kwetsbare Ouderen, 2009-12-16



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