Morse Falls Scale
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Morse Falls Scale(mors),
A rapid screening tool to assess a patient's risk for falling. The MFS uses six weighted indices to determine fall risk: history of falling; comorbidity; gait; walking aids; intravenous therapy; and mental status.
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