Atypical disease presentation - When is a fall more than a just a fall?
When is a fall more than a fall? Seniors with frailty are less likely to have the typical symptoms of common disorders, like urinary tract infections or reactions to medications.
A fall may be a sign of something completely unrelated to balance or strength.
Dr. Didyk explains the importance of recognizing that frail seniors may have atypical presentations, necessitating a targeted and careful examination.