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Falls and Fractures Among the Elderly

Dr Rajesh Singh, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

05-Dec-17 16:00

Falls and Fractures Among the Elderly

If you are above 60 or if you have elderly parents, a fall may be one of your biggest fears. Falls among the elderly can lead to prolonged hospital stays, nursing home admission and even death. Dr Rajesh Singh, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, explains the perils of falls and fractures, and how to avoid them.

Produced by: Tee Shiao Eek

Presented by: Meera Sivasothy


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