Patient Interview

Your role is to take a relevant history to enquire about the circumstances surrounding Mrs Cloverdale's recent falls and reasons why she is reluctant to leave her home.

You should then perform a physical assessment and order relevant investigations to help determine the reason for her falls.

Consider how will you ask Mrs Cloverdale about her falls? You need to ascertain all relevant information, but be respectful of her feelings. She may be feeling embarrassed or self-conscious.

Please click on the questions below to obtain Mrs Cloverdaleís answer.