Implementing frailty into clinical practice: we cannot wait

Implementing frailty into clinical practice: we cannot wait Vellas B, Cestac P, Moley JE J Nutr Health Aging 2012;16:599-600. Publication date: August 1, 2012 Summary Since the 1980s, geriatric medicine has expanded to the point that there are acute care units, mobile...

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Read the Press releaseSee the Press releaseView the videoSee nowSummary and link   Postal screening can identify frailty and predict poor outcomes in older adults: longitudinal data from INTER-FRAIL study Mossello E, Profili F, Di Bari M, et al. Age Ageing 2016;...

Editorial: Frailty screening comes of age

John E. Morley, MB, BCh Division of Geriatric Medicine and Endocrinology Saint Louis University School of Medicine St. Louis, Missouri, USA In 2013 a consensus meeting of 6 societies (IAGG, EUGMS, AMDA, IANA, AFAR and SCWD) called for screening by health professionals...

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Mission Frailty.net is an international educational resource that aims to help geriatricians, primary care physicians and other health care professionals involved in the care of older persons implement frailty into clinical practice. This educational website is...