By Lodovico Balducci,William B. Ershler,John M. Bennett

ISBN-10: 0387097910

ISBN-13: 9780387097916

ISBN-10: 0387495053

ISBN-13: 9780387495057

Anemia within the aged has been accurately outlined because the silent epidemic, representing three million humans within the usa elderly sixty five years and older. prevalence and incidence of this raise with age. It differs in its etiology, pathogenesis and therapy from anemia in young ones and more youthful adults. Anemia is linked to diminished survival, elevated chance of sensible dependence and hospitalization, elevated hazard of congestive center failure and degree renal affliction and cognitive issues. nearly 70% of anemia in older members is reversible.

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