Social vulnerability and survival across levels of frailty in the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study.


PURPOSE we evaluated mortality risk in relation to social vulnerability across levels of frailty among a cohort of older Japanese-American men. METHODS in secondary analysis of the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study (HAAS), participants (n = 3,271) were aged 72-93 years at baseline. A frailty index (FI) created using 58 potential health deficits to quantify… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/ageing/afv016


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