Frailty and mortality among Chinese at advanced ages.


OBJECTIVES This study investigates the factors associated with frailty and the association of frailty with mortality in a national sample of adults aged 65-109 in China. METHODS Using the 2002 wave of the Chinese Longitudinal Healthy Longevity Survey, we construct a frailty index (FI) based on 39 measures available in the data set. We use ordinal logistic… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/geronb/gbn009


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