Does Frailty Predict Health Care Utilization in Community-Living Older Romanians?

Abstract

Background. The predictive value of frailty assessment is still debated. We analyzed the predictive value of frailty of independent living elderly. The outcomes variables were visits to the general practitioner, hospital admission, and occurrence of new health problems. Methods. A one-year follow-up study was executed among 215 community-living old… (More)
DOI: 10.1155/2016/6851768

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