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Identifying people with frailty

Identifying people with frailty

Publication date: Friday, 27 February 2015

The walking speed test and the PRISMA 7 questionnaire are two simple, well-validated, frailty-specific tools that have been shown to identify frailty in older people, in particular those attending health clinics or receiving social service assessments

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Category: Back to Basics
Edition: Volume 12, Number 1, Jan-Feb-Mar 2015
Print edition page(s): 10-11

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