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Aged Care Physiotherapy Sydney, Fall Prevention

PHYSIOTHERAPY AND FALLS PREVENTION Did you know that falls are one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality in the elderly population? In fact, “Accidental falls resulted in 1,530 deaths among people aged 75 or over in 2012. This is a fourfold increase from the 2002 figure of 365. Women accounted for 57 per cent of these deaths.”– Australian Bureau of Statistics, 2012. The reason falls lead to a high level of disability in our population is that a Read more…