Anemia in the Elderly

Anemia is found in approximately 80% of elderly patients, most often caused by chronic disease and iron deficiency. Hemopoiesis is a crossroad for many aging-related events. Why do older patients become anemic? When should a diagnostic work up of anemia be initiated in the older person? What are the...

Full description

Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Balducci, Lodovico., Ershler, William B., Bennett, John M.
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Boston, MA : Springer US, 2007.
Online Access:
Tags: Add Tag
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!