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dc.contributor.authorGrech, Mary Lou-
dc.identifier.citationGrech, M. L. (2005). Falls in the older person. Maltese Family Doctor, 14(2), 50-52.en_GB
dc.description.abstractFalls are the most common cause of injury in the Older Person (OP) and become more frequent with advancing age. There is a higher chance that a fall in an OP leads to trauma due to decreased protective reflexes and saving mechanism.en_GB
dc.publisherMalta College of Family Doctorsen_GB
dc.subjectOlder people -- Health risk assessmenten_GB
dc.subjectFalls (Accidents) in old ageen_GB
dc.subjectOlder people -- Wounds and injuriesen_GB
dc.titleFalls in the older personen_GB
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dc.publication.titleMaltese Family Doctoren_GB
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