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  Fall Risk in Elderly Hospitalized Patients

 
The EBMcalc module Fall Risk in Elderly Hospitalized Patients is available in EBMcalc Complete Edition.
 

 
This calculator evaluates the following Clinical Criteria:
 
References
  1. Beghe C. A 6-point risk score precdicted which elderly patients would fall in hospital. ACP J Club. 1998 May-June 128;81.
  2. Oliver D, Britton M, Seed P, et. al. Development and evaluation of evidence based risk assessment tool (STRATIFY) to predict which elderly inpatients will fall: case-control and cohort studies. BMJ. 1997 Oct 25;315(7115):1049-1053. PMID: 9366729 PubMed Logo

 

 
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