More than 20 multidimensional frailty
scales have been developed in the geriatrics literature during the past decade.
Comparison of 2 frailty
indexes for prediction of falls, disability, fractures, and death in older women.
In non-frail older adults, exercise may reduce the risk of developing specific components of the frailty
syndrome like losing the ability to rise from a chair.
detection is a game-changer in helping senior Australians enjoy a healthier and more active future, said Minister Wyatt.
is common among older people and its prevalence is increasing as the population ages.
KEY ROLETHE SAS Melrose team helped introduce frailty
US-based regenerative medicine therapy company Longeveron LLC has treated its first patient in the company's Phase 2b clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of Longeveron human Allogeneic Mesenchymal Stem Cells (LMSCs) in patients with Aging Frailty
Syndrome, the company said.
US researchers conducted this new study to determine rates of disability and frailty
in people with HIV and to examine the overlap between disability and frailty
However, routine identification and measurement of frailty
is not standard practice and, in general, there is a lack of awareness about how to identify and respond to frailty
, Suffering, and Vice: Flourishing in the Face of Human Limitations
The mean Frailty
Index score improved to a significantly greater degree in the L-carnitine group than in the placebo group (34.
is characterized by age-associated declines in physiologic reserve and function across multiple organ systems (Chamberlain et al.