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Falls Presenting in the Emergency Department

  • Jay Banerjee
  • Anna Björg Jónsdóttir
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Abstract

A fall is defined by WHO as “an event which results in a person coming to rest inadvertently on the ground or floor or other lower level” [1].

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Emergency MedicineUniversity Hospitals of Leicester NHS TrustLeicesterUK
  2. 2.Department of Health SciencesUniversity of LeicesterLeicesterUK
  3. 3.Department of Geriatric MedicineThe National University Hospital of IcelandReykjavíkIceland

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