Elderly may have different symptoms

Kerstin Rahkola is working on stroke unit on Sunderby Hospital, Luleå, and where she focuses on the rehabilitation of stroke- and elderly patients. She believes that she has great advantage of having had specialized training care for the elderly.
- They often have a completely different symptoms than younger patients. Regardless of where you work in health care, you often get in touch with old sick people.

Published: 11 April 2012

Luleå University of Technology