...combines the expertise of three research groups at the University of Sheffield: Rehabilitation and Assistive Technology Group (RAT Group), the Centre for Assistive Technology and Connected Healthcare (CATCH) and the Telehealth and Care Technologies theme of CLAHRC YH (http://clahrc-yh.nihr.ac.uk/)
Tuesday, 11 April 2017
Falls now the most common type of major trauma in England and Wales report reveals
In a press release published by the University of Sheffield last week, falls from a standing height are now the most common cause of major trauma, the first national report on major injury in older people has revealed.
10-year report based on 8,176 injured patients aged 60 and above
Report reveals urgent need to tackle the growing problem