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Table 5 Subsequent falls

From: Older adult falls prevention behaviors 60 days post-discharge from an urban emergency department after treatment for a fall

Variable Males Females All participants
Subsequent falls post-discharge n (%) 3 (14%) 9 (17%) 12 (14%)
Mean # falls post-discharge 3.67 1.8 2.75
Post-discharge falls require medical attention n (%) 1 (5%) 6 (9%) 7 (8%)
Medical attention at Emergency Department n (%) 1 (5%) 6 (9%) 7 (8%)