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Q Does frailty, defined as a combination of 5 simple measures, predict death, hip fracture, activity of daily living (ADL) disability, and hospital admission in older women?
cohort study (Women’s Health Initiative Observational Study).
40 clinical centres in the US.
40 657 postmenopausal women who were 65–79 years of age, did not have Parkinson’s disease, did not take medication for Parkinson’s disease or depression, and were expected to survive and live in the same area for ⩾3 years.
frailty, defined as ⩾3 of 5 components: muscle weakness and slow walking speed (<75 out of 100 on the Rand-36 physical function …
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