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Pre Frail 80: multifactorial intervention to prevent progression of pre-frailty to frailty in the elderly

Author
Gené, L.; Navarro, M.; Kostov, B.
Type of activity
Journal article
Journal
Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging
Date of publication
2018-12
Volume
22
Number
10
First page
1266
Last page
1274
DOI
10.1007/s12603-018-1089-2
URL
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12603-018-1089-2 Open in new window
Abstract
Preventing or delaying frailty has important benefits in the elderly, and in health and social services. Studies have demonstrated the effectiveness of multifactorial interventions in the frail elderly, but there are fewer studies on community-dwelling pre-frail individuals. Identifying pre-frail individuals susceptible to intervention could prevent or delay frailty and its consequences and associated disability and might reverse the state from pre-frail to robust. To evaluate a multifactorial, ...
Keywords
Frailty, Mediterranean diet, exercise, multifactorial intervention, primary health care

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