Héctor Sanz

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BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to assess the effectiveness of a multifactorial intervention to reduce falls among the oldest-old people, including individuals with cognitive impairment or comorbidities. METHODS A randomized, single-blind, parallel-group clinical trial was conducted from January 2009 to December 2010 in seven primary health care(More)
BACKGROUND The population is aging and multimorbidity is becoming a common problem in the elderly. OBJECTIVE To explore the effect of multimorbidity patterns on mortality for all causes at 3- and 5-year follow-up periods. MATERIALS AND METHODS A prospective community-based cohort (2009-2014) embedded within a randomized clinical trial was conducted in(More)
BACKGROUND Malnutrition is frequent among older people and is associated with morbi-mortality. The aim of the study is to assess the effectiveness of a multifactorial and multidisciplinary intervention in the nutritional status among the elderly. METHODS Randomized, single-blind, parallel-group, clinical trial conducted from January 2009 to December 2010(More)
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