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frailty
01/06/2020
A measurement of frailty created from the results of common lab tests could help to predict the risk of poorer outcomes among hospitalized older adults, according to the results of a new study.
01/06/2020
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frailty
05/02/2018
Experts recently developed and tested the effectiveness of a hospital risk score that uses routinely collected data to predict frailty and related adverse outcomes among adults aged 75 years or older.
05/02/2018
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frailty
01/11/2018
A popular diet, known for a wealth of health benefits, was assessed in a recent study to determine whether it could mitigate the risk of frailty in older, community-dwelling adults.
01/11/2018
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frailty
01/09/2018
In the past, limited evidence has indicated that physical activity may prevent frailty in older adults. However, a new study that assessed the effects of a structured physical activity intervention on...
01/09/2018
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frailty
12/20/2017
While previous research has suggested that light-to-moderate alcohol consumption is protective against all-cause mortality and cardiovascular disease, little is known about its effects on frailty.
12/20/2017
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frailty
08/21/2017
In a recent study, researchers examined the effects of degrees of frailty on the association between sedentary behavior and mortality.
08/21/2017
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frailty
08/01/2017
In a recent meta-analysis, researchers examined existing literature to determine how frailty affects the risk for falls in older adults.
08/01/2017