Fall and Fragility Fracture Audit Programme – State of the Nation Wales report 2019

Reports, Patient Focused Reports | Published: 28 May 2019

This short report summarises information about falls and fragility fracture care in different parts of Wales, with the aim to help local clinical teams and health service managers understand why people fall in hospital, the care that should be provided for fragility fractures, and what can and should be done to prevent future fractures. The Falls and Fragility Fracture Audit Programme (FFFAP) is composed of three national clinical audits:

  • the National Audit of Inpatient Falls (NAIF)
  • the National Hip Fracture Database (NHFD)
  • and the Fracture Liaison Service Database (FLS-DB)

The reports are available in English and Welsh and can be read by clicking on the links below. Please note you will be prompted to register your details so you can receive updates. You may skip the registration process if you prefer.

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Fall and Fragility Fracture Audit Programme – State of the Nation Wales report 2019