Risk Factors

What are the risk factors that make Mrs Cloverdale more susceptible to falls?

Drag each risk factor you feel is relevant across into the correct answers column. Correct responses will appear green and incorrect responses, red.

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  • Two storey home with stairs
  • Lives alone
  • Restrictions in ADL’s
  • Previous falls
  • Muscle weakness
  • Dizziness
  • Multiple medical problems
  • Joint pains
  • Use of sedative medication
  • Polypharmacy

Correct Answers