Why is my Mom Falling?

Posted Sep 19th, 2019 in Caring for Others

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.


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