LETTER TO THE EDITOR
Implementing measures to minimize the global incidence of falls and its associated complications
Jegadeesh Ramasamy, Prateek Shrivastava
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Ramasamy J, Shrivastava P. Implementing measures to minimize the global incidence of falls and its associated complications. Indian J Crit Care Med 2016; 20 (8):489-490.
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