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A 18-year-old female asked about a 84-year-old male:

In hospital, urinary infection, got parkinsons age 83,enlarged prostate on pills for that, high blood pressure pills, can't stand on own/walk, advice?

1 doctor answer5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Inaam Schneider
Internal Medicine 44 years experience
Increased fall risk: sounds like you have a lot of medical issues. I highly recommend that your discharge instructions include home healthcare (if you do not have someone to help you at home). They will be able to help you with getting your medications in order & getting your environment safe enough to avoid falls and injury. Keep all your follow up appointment with your primary care physician and any specialists

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Last updated Apr 29, 2015

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