Don't Get Burned Archived
As the U.S. population ages, the number of elderly living alone has increased substantially, and so has the incidence of injuries among this population. A recent CDC study found that one of the more common injuries among senior adults is scald burns. In this podcast, Dr. Mef Galle discusses strategies for preventing scald burns among elderly persons. Created: 9/17/2009 by MMWR. Date Released: 9/17/2009. Series Name: A Cup of Health with CDC.
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