Traumatic Facial Injuries Among Elderly Nursing Home Residents: Never Event or Frequent Occurrence?


Importance As the nursing home population continues to increase, an understanding of preventable injuries becomes exceedingly important. Although other fall-related injuries have been characterized, little attention has been dedicated to facial trauma. Objectives To estimate the incidence of facial trauma among nursing home residents and detail mechanisms… (More)
DOI: 10.1001/jamaoto.2016.4275


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