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noun bar, barrier, constraint, constriction, control, damper, determent, deterrence, deterrent, fetter, hindrance, impediment, inhibition, obstacle, obstruction, obtrusion, obviation, predisposition, presumption, prohibition, restraint, restriction, retardation, stoppage, thwarting
See also: bar, barrier, constraint, control, damper, deterrence, deterrent, disadvantage, fetter, frustration, halt, impediment, obstruction, obviation, prohibition, restraint, restriction, stay, veto

PREVENTION, civil and French law. The right of a judge to take cognizance of an action over which he has concurrent jurisdiction with another judge.
     2. In Pennsylvania it has been ruled that a justice of the peace cannot take cognizance of a cause which has been previously decided by another justice. 2 Dall. 77; Id. 114.

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Although the Stumble Stoppers understood the fall prevention program was not time-limited, the continuous effort required to support and sustain the initiative was not appreciated fully until 36 months into the initiative.
The decree requires building owners to install approved fall prevention devices on all windows and openings leading outdoors, where falls can occur.
Other fall-related resources at CDC include "Preventing Falls: A Guide To Implementing Effective Community-Based Fall Prevention Programs," the second edition of which was released in 2015.
For more information, visit Fall Prevention Training Services on the web at www.
These researchers implemented a pediatric fall prevention program that assessed patients on admission, during shift assessment, upon transfer, change of condition, post-procedure, or post-fall.
To reduce injuries from falls, Butcher (2013) emphasized the need to educate patients about their fall and injury risks and suggested teach-back was an effective patient-centered fall prevention strategy (e.
See also: 4 steps toward keeping clients from stepping into a world of hurt This tool kit included a medication minder, fall prevention tips, a National Institute on Aging (NIA) exercise DVD and booklet focused on balance and mobility exercises for elderly persons, and a pedometer to encourage walking.
National Fall Prevention Awareness Day is September 23.
It takes a village to prevent falls: Reconceptualizing fall prevention and management for older adults.
The authors do not see the point of recommending vitamin D for fall prevention.
Background and Purpose: Fall risk assessment is a necessary component of fall prevention programs.
Using fall prevention interventions as part of recreational therapy programs may decrease the risk of falls and fractures among older adults (Bruce, Devine, & Prince, 2002).