Managing Risk of Hypothermia in Elderly

Did you know that elderly persons can become hypothermic even at room temperature? As we enter 2013, bitterly cold weather, snow, and ice are abundant in many areas of the country, but it does not take a winter blizzard to cause serious injuries. In this new column from Clinical Geriatrics’ editor-in-chief, Dr. Gambert reviews the risks of hypothermia in the elderly and how to avoid it. Read the column here.

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