‘We now add diabetes to the list of risk factors for falling and become become standard practice, ‘said Dr. Robert Zorowitz, Chief Medical Officer of the Hebrew Home at Riverdale, where the study was conducted. ‘By controlling diabetes, addressing the complications it causes, and to the other factors that contribute to falls vigilant, we can significantly reduce the risk. ‘.. According to the latest published statistics, 1.5 million Americans suffer TBI annually. In 2010 it is estimated that traumatic brain injuries for about 34 percent of all deaths constitute violations. Currently, it is the most common disabling event for persons under 40 More than 30 percent of the veterans recovering Walter Reed Army Medical Center are estimated to TBI victim.
Among his specialties, the Allen Pavilion offers patients the most advanced research in geriatrics and cardiac failure, progressive educational programs in diabetes management, stress management, maternal and fetal health and vascular surgery – all in a warm, family-friendly environment.. NewYork Presbyterian Hospital / The Allen Pavilion is a 226 – bed full-service community hospital serving upper Manhattan and the Bronx. Allen Pavilion It has 13,500 discharges and 26,000 emergency room each year. All Allen Pavilion physicians are part of NewYork Presbyterian Hospital and members of the faculty of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. Continue reading