Rehabilitation Schemes for Elderly Patients with a Hip Fracture
Authors: Stewart, Lisa S P; McMillan, Ian R
Source: The British Journal of Occupational Therapy, Volume 61, Number 8, August 1998 , pp. 367-371(5)
Publisher: College of Occupational Therapists
Abstract:This article focuses on the rehabilitation services that have developed as a result of the rising incidence of hip fracture and the clinical challenge that it presents. The background to rehabilitation developments for elderly orthopaedic patients and the way in which different schemes have been initiated in accordance with local needs and resources are described.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: August 1998
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