02 December 2022

Volume 14 | Issue 12

ISSN (Print): 1759-1376

ISSN (Online): 2041-9457

Rhabdomyolysis and elderly fallers

Rhabdomyolysis was first reported in German literature in 1881; however, the symptoms and clinical presentation were first described during the blitz of London. Bywaters (1941) noted four cases of a similar presentation in casualties of the aftermath of a bombing raid, all of whom had experienced crush injuries.

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