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http://www.jamda.com/article/S1525-8610(07)00351-9/abstract


How should we grade frailty in nursing home patients?
by Kenneth Rockwood et al.
October 18, 2007

Summary:

Frailty is a robust concept and however defined, elderly people who are frail have worse outcomes than those who are not frail. The 3 measures showed varying ability to express grades of frailty.

 

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