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- Trauma and Falls in the Elderly – Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America, Elsevier Saunders – View Article
- Chapter on Geriatric Trauma in the ATLS Course Manual
- Meta-analysis of the impact of 9 medication classes on falls in elderly persons. Woolcott JC et al. – Arch Intern Med 2010 Mar 8;170(5):477. - View the JAMA Article
- Comparisons of Interventions for Preventing Falls in Older Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Tricco AC et al. - JAMA. 2017 Nov 7;318(17):1687-1699. - View the JAMA Article