Comorbidity of chronic kidney disease, diabetes and lower glycated hemoglobin predicts support/care-need certification in community-dwelling older adults.


AIM Chronic kidney disease (CKD), diabetes and lower glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c ) range in diabetes patients are associated with higher mortality. We investigated whether these conditions were associated with the risk of loss of independence in community-dwelling older adults. METHODS We analyzed 1078 older adults with no history of support/care-need… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/ggi.13211