The prevalence of frailty and related factors in community-dwelling Turkish elderly according to modified Fried Frailty Index and FRAIL scales


AKIN S. , MAZICIOĞLU M. M. , MUCUK S. , GOCER S., Safak E. D. , Arguvanli S. , ...Daha Fazla

AGING CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH, cilt.27, ss.703-709, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 27 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s40520-015-0337-0
  • Dergi Adı: AGING CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.703-709

Özet

The purpose of this study is to determine the prevalence of frailty with the Fried Frailty Index (FFI) and FRAIL scales (Fatigue, Resistance, Ambulation, Illness, Low weight) and also its associated factors in the community-dwelling Turkish elderly.