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Patients are more likely to initially fall after treatment
Katherine Murphy, Chief Executive of the Patients Association commented on the pioneering report reviewing how well hospitals prevent inpatient falls.
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Patients Association:  Pioneering report reviews how well hospitals prevent inpatient falls

Vulnerable elderly woman suffers severe facial bruising in hospital that failed her

RoSPA launches new film to save lives & cost of elderly injured in falls at home

Tripping & falling is no joke as your bones get frailer in later years

Audit reveals variation in use of pain relief for hip fracture

DH:  Balancing the cost of preventive action against the need for health costs to fall

Falls- Patient Safety First Campaign

APM Conference 2023 - Change Changes: Thursday 8th June, The Vox, Birmingham