Apr 25, 2018
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Prevention of Weight Loss in Long-Term Care

Unintentional weight loss has been a prevalent concern among the elderly population in long term care. Residents who are experiencing unplanned weight loss may be at high risk for developing pressure sores, infections, muscle wasting, malnutrition, and increased health complications including death. For this reason, the facility heath care team must collaborate to prevent any … [ Read More ]

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