Assessing Dehydration Requires a Uniform Approach, Study Says

August 29, 2018

Dehydration—a serious concern for skilled nursing center residents—can result in delirium, falls, constipation, urinary tract infections, and renal impairment. Identifying and assessing dehydration is also a concern, according to a new report in the August issue of JAMDA, the official journal of AMDA—The Society of Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine.