Preventing Falls and Fractures
Samantha Taghva, Internal Medicine Physician at Baptist Health South Florida, recommends when you have family members that are ageing to be sure to visit them or someone else does it. It is also important for them to start doing physical therapy and being checked out by a neurologist.
A hip fracture has a lot of repercussions. She says after a hip fracture the patients are essentially not the same and it takes away their quality of life.