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An 87 year old woman with hip pain after a fall


Evan Papavasiliou
MBBS V Student
University of Adelaide


There are many factors which must be considered when assessing an elderly patient with a fall.

This case focuses on the emergency assessment of a patient presenting with hip pain after a fall in a rural setting. A rural setting provides extra challenges in this type of scenario as not all patients will be able to be managed locally.

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