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Falls in English and Welsh hospitals: a national observational study based on retrospective analysis of 12 months of patient safety incident reports.

Healey F, Scobie S, Oliver D, et al. Quality & safety in health care. 2008;17:424-30.

This multi-institutional survey sought to characterize the incidence of falls among inpatients in different hospital environments and identified wide variation in both fall rates and reporting practices.