Prevalence of frailty syndrome and its associated factors among community-dwelling elderly in East Coast of Peninsular Malaysia

Objective: Frailty is a clinical syndrome with increased risk of poor health outcomes and particularly prevalent in older adults and community population. The study's aim was therefore to determine the prevalence of frailty and its association with sociodemographic and socioeconomic characteris...

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Hauptverfasser: Mohd Hamidin, Fairus Asma, Adznam, Siti Nur’Asyura, Ibrahim, Zuriati, Chan, Yoke Mun, Abdul Aziz, Nur Hafizah
Format: Artikel
Sprache:English
Veröffentlicht: SAGE Publications 2018
Online Zugang:http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/73627/1/Prevalence%20of%20frailty%20syndrome%20and%20its%20associated%20factors%20among%20community-dwelling%20elderly%20in%20East%20Coast%20of%20Peninsular%20Malaysia.pdf