The Life Cycle of Bruises in Older Adults

  title={The Life Cycle of Bruises in Older Adults},
  author={L. Mosqueda and K. Burnight and S. Liao},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  • L. Mosqueda, K. Burnight, S. Liao
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
  • Objectives: To summarize the occurrence, progression, and resolution of accidentally acquired bruises in a sample of adults aged 65 and older. The systematic documentation of accidentally occurring bruises in older adults could provide a foundation for comparison when considering suspicious bruising in older adults. 
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