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Professor Schuerman Discusses Fall Prevention Awareness with KXNT News Radio

Posted: September 23, 2013

Assistant Professor Sue Schuerman explained the need to assess a person’s risk for falling and how falls contribute to serious injuries such as hip fractures and extended hospitalizations. The UNLV department of physical therapy partnered with the Nevada Goes Fall Free Coalition and provided free screenings to help determine a person’s risk for falls during Fall Prevention Awareness Week. KXNT 100.5 FM news radio aired its story on September 23.