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Not all patients seen are young healthy adults, with the populations globally living longer the chances you will get a geriatric call (sometimes considered over 65 y/o) are increased. Geriatric patients have a tendency to fall, especially as they get older, this can be from several reasons. Here is an article by EMS1 to assist in your knowledge. Number 3 (AMA) is Against Medical Advise, this is when a patient refuses to go with the attending EMTs or wants to leave a hospital but against providers advise. Be safe

Geriatric slips, trips and falls: 3 assessment considerations


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