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Study: PTs in Emergency Departments Reduce Likelihood of ED Revisits for Falls

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Consult by a PT in the ED reduced the odds of a fall-related revisit within 30 days by 35% and within 60 days by 32%.


CDC: TBI Due to Falls Climbing at a Disproportionate Rate Among Older Adults

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Falls-related TBIs are growing at a disproportionate rate