Falls and fall injury in mental health inpatient units for older people

Bryan McMinn, Amy Booth, Elizabeth Grist, Anthony O'Brien

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Abstract

Older people in Mental Health Inpatient Units for Older People (MHUOP) are a serious 'at risk' group, both for falling and osteoporotic injury post fall (Stubbs, 2010), as well as prolonged length of stay (Greene et al. 2001).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)26-29
Number of pages4
JournalAustralian Nursing and Midwifery Journal
Volume24
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 2016
Externally publishedYes

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