Orthostatic hypotension in older persons: A diagnostic algorithm
Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging , Volume 13 - Issue 6 p. 572- 575
Orthostatic hypotension (OH) is a frequent phenomenon in older persons and usually has a multifactorial origin. When the diagnosis is suspected, the work-up should initially be directed at the most prevalent causes. This clinical algorithm may be a useful tool in the diagnostic process.
|Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging|
|Organisation||Erasmus MC: University Medical Center Rotterdam|
Krecinic, T, Mattace Raso, F.U.S, van der Velde, N, Pereira, G, & van der Cammen, T.J.M. (2009). Orthostatic hypotension in older persons: A diagnostic algorithm. Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, 13(6), 572–575. doi:10.1007/s12603-009-0160-4