Factors associated with changes of the frailty status after age 70: Findings in the MAPT study.

Affiliation

LEASP, UMR 1027, INSERM, UPS, Université de Toulouse, Toulouse, France. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Frailty has become a major issue in the prevention of functional decline and disability in aged populations. Using repeated measurements of frailty over 3 years, this work aimed to describe transitions between frailty states and associated factors.

Keywords

Depression,Frail elderly,Gender,Polypharmacy,Predictors,Transitions,

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