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Volume 2014, Article ID 256519, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/256519
Research Article

Fall-Related Emergency Department Admission: Fall Environment and Settings and Related Injury Patterns in 6357 Patients with Special Emphasis on the Elderly

1Department of General Internal Medicine, University Hospital and University of Bern, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
2Department of Emergency Medicine, University Hospital and University of Bern, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
3Division of Anesthesiology, Cantonal Hospital of Winterthur, 8400 Winterthur, Switzerland
4University Institute of Diagnostic, Interventional and Pediatric Radiology, University Hospital and University of Bern, 3010 Bern, Switzerland

Received 25 November 2013; Accepted 23 January 2014; Published 2 March 2014

Academic Editors: A. Baydin, F. Catena, S. S. Chan, and L. G. Graff

Copyright © 2014 Carmen A. Pfortmueller et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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