Home injuries in elderly represent an important cause of temporary or permanent physical inability, psychological consequences and high socio-economic costs. The purpose of the study was to investigate the frequency, the kind and some associated pathologies with intra and extradomestic accidents in elderly people in Verona.

Home injuries in adults: an epidemiological survey in the Verona area (north-east Italy)

BALDO, VINCENZO;CARLETTI, MARISTELLA;TRIVELLO, RENZO;
2001

Abstract

Home injuries in elderly represent an important cause of temporary or permanent physical inability, psychological consequences and high socio-economic costs. The purpose of the study was to investigate the frequency, the kind and some associated pathologies with intra and extradomestic accidents in elderly people in Verona.
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