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Title: Prevalence of frailty and its ability to predict in hospital delirium, falls, and 6-month mortality in hospitalized older patients
Authors: Joosten, Etienne ×
Demuynck, Mathias
Detroyer, Elke
Milisen, Koen #
Issue Date: Jan-2014
Publisher: BIOMED CENTRAL LTD
Series Title: BMC GERIATRICS vol:14 issue:14 pages:1-9
Article number: 10.1186/1471-2318-14-1
Abstract: The prevalence and significance of frailty are seldom studied in hospitalized patients. Aim of this study is to evaluate the prevalence of frailty and to determine the extent that frailty predicts delirium, falls and mortality in hospitalized older patients.
ISSN: 1471-2318
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Departement Gezondheidszorg - UC Limburg
Academic Centre for Nursing and Midwifery
Gerontology and Geriatrics
× corresponding author
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