Letter from the Director: Postural Pseudoanemia in Long-Term Care Facilities

Published July 2018 as part of Aculabs' LabTalk quarterly newsletter. Anemia is very common in the geriatric population; several studies have shown that the prevalence of anemia increases with advancing in age, the increase start at the age of 65 and rises sharply after the age of 80. To diagnose anemia, physicians rely heavily on