Category: Fall Accidents

According the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, approximately 1,000 elderly nursing home patients die each year from falls.

Nursing Home Falls Resulting in Death

1,000 Elderly Nursing Home Patients Die From Falls Each Year in the United States According the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, approximately 1,000 elderly nursing home…
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Subdural Hematoma After a Nursing Home Fall

Nursing home falls are a leading cause of injury to the elderly nursing home population across Massachusetts. Not only do the elderly face a high risk of falls they are…
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Fractured Pelvis After a Nursing Home Fall

Nursing home falls are a leading cause of injury to the elderly nursing home population across Massachusetts. Not only do the elderly face a high risk of falls they are…
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Nursing Home Shower Fall Accidents

Even when precautions are taken, other seemingly harmless actions can result in serious transfer injuries when helping residents and patients in and out of bathtubs and showers.   As with many…
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