The Seventh Session of "Elderly Diseases" Course

Topic: Fall Prevention and Orthopedics
Date: Monday, 10 July 2017
Time: 2:00 - 3:00pm
Venue: Room 608, Youth Square
Speaker: Dr. YUEN Chi Pan, Simon (Specialist in Orthopedics and Traumatology)

The seventh session of "Elderly Diseases" course was held on 10 July 2017 and Dr. YUEN Chi Pan, Simon was invited to present on orthopedic diseases. Two common elderly orthopedic diseases were covered in the session, namely Osteoporosis and Geriatric Hip Fracture. In addition to discussing on the causes, symptoms, prevention and treatment, Dr. Simon YUEN also provided some useful tips on fall prevention to the elderly students so as to strengthen their awareness on fall prevention.

Dr. Douglas CHAN (left), presenting the Certificate of Appreciation to Dr. Simon YUEN   Dr. Simon YUEN answering a student's question on her foot problem
A group photo featuring Dr. Douglas CHAN, Dr. Simon YUEN and the students