This chapter will discuss common causes, clinical assessment, and the medical and surgical management of lower gastrointestinal bleeding in the elderly. The chapter will outline how this approach differs from a younger patient population and address the unique needs of the elderly.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Principles and Practice of Geriatric Surgery|
|Subtitle of host publication||Third Edition: With 261 Figures and 155 Tables|
|Publisher||Springer International Publishing|
|Number of pages||10|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2020|
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