Samantha Murdoch
Journal of Paramedic Practice, Vol. 10, Iss. 8, 09 Aug 2018, pp 348 - 350

More than a quarter of ambulance call-outs relate to elderly falls. Immobility following a fall can cause muscle to
break down which can lead to rhabdomyolysis - a life-threatening condition that can be easily overlooked in prehospital
care. Samantha Murdoch argues the need for training and education around this lesser-known condition

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