Impact of Cognitive Frailty on Daily Activities in Older Persons.

  title={Impact of Cognitive Frailty on Daily Activities in Older Persons.},
  author={Hiroyuki Shimada and Hyuma Makizako and Sang-yeol Lee and Takehiko Doi and Kota Tsutsumimoto and Kazuhiro Harada and Ryo Hotta and Seongryu Bae and Sho Nakakubo and Takao K Suzuki},
  journal={The journal of nutrition, health & aging},
  volume={20 7},
OBJECTIVES To identify the relationships between physical and/or cognitive frailty and instrumental activities of daily living (IADL) functioning in community living older persons. DESIGN Cross sectional observation study. SETTING Data extracted from the 2011-2013 of the National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology-Study of Geriatric Syndromes (NCGG-SGS) database. PARTICIPANTS A total of 8,864 older adults aged ≥ 65 years who were enrolled in the NCGG-SGS. MEASUREMENTS We… CONTINUE READING