Take Steps to Help Seniors Prevent Falls

You'll see more focus on preventing falls in elderly patients.

Falls are the leading cause of injury among seniors in Canada, causing 85% of their injury-related hospitalizations.

Identify high-risk patients. Ask seniors if they've fallen in the past year...feel unsteady when standing or walking...or worry about falling. Look for patients who appear to be off-balance or need to hold on to something while walking.

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