Case Study- osteoporosis

Case Study- osteoporosis

Name Mrs B Age 79 Location Croydon When we first met Mrs B, she’d just been discharged from hospital following a hip replacement. This injury was a result of falling in her home. This was not the first time, Mrs B had a history of falls and had previously fractured...

Case Study – falls

Name Mrs G Age 83 Location Purley Mrs G’s reduced mobility and balance led to her becoming housebound and lacking in confidence. With an increasing frequency of falls within her home, this sounded very familiar to us. We suggested some simple but effective ideas to...

Case Study -dementia

Name Mr R Age 93 Location Croydon Mr R was an elderly gentleman with dementia and lived at home with his wife, who had her own health problems. Fairhand were contacted by family who were concerned about their living arrangements and wanted to ensure the couple were...

Case Study – chronic issues

Name Mrs H Age 90 Location Warlingham Mrs H had been diagnosed with COPD and had a chronic history of hospital admissions and repeat use of antibiotics. For 18 months, Fairhand visited Mrs H twice a week, and applied our chest treatments of postural drainage and...

Case Study – arthritis

Name Mrs M Age 75 Location Reigate Mrs M’s arthritis was widespread in all of her joints and found that even the smallest of movements had become painful. She was feeling very down and negative when we met her. The pain and restriction of movement meant Mrs M had...