Exercise can play an importance part in fall-prevention.
What is it about?
This article explains how healthcare assistants and assistant practitioners can help to reduce the risk factors of a fall by removing environmental hazards and being aware of a patient's medical problems.
Why is it important?
Many falls are caused by a loss of balance, slipping on a wet surface or tripping over a hazard. Even minor falls, trips or slips can lead to loss of dignity and adversely effect confidence and mobility.
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