Ageing and musculoskeletal disorders

Julie Swann
  • Nursing and Residential Care, December 2012, Mark Allen Group
  • DOI: 10.12968/nrec.2012.14.12.642

The natural effect of ageing on the musculoskeletal system is explained.

What is it about?

The anatomy of the muscular and skeletal system is explained and how this changes due to the natural ageing process.

Why is it important?

Care staff should have an understanding of the physiological changes that occur as we age. These changes affect our appearance, and our abilities to function and respond to daily living activities.

Perspectives

Mrs Julie I Swann

These changes affect our appearance, and our abilities to function and respond to daily living activities.

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