Conference Paper: Frailty, comorbidity, disability and poor self-rated health: prevalence of overlaps amongst the oldest-old adults from the Hong Kong Centenarian Study.

TitleFrailty, comorbidity, disability and poor self-rated health: prevalence of overlaps amongst the oldest-old adults from the Hong Kong Centenarian Study.
Authors
Issue Date2015
PublisherBritish Geriatrics Society.
Citation
The 2015 Spring Scientific Meeting of the British Geriatrics Society (BGS), Nottingham, UK., 29 April-1 May 2015. In Abstracts Book, 2015, p. 66 How to Cite?
AbstractINTRODUCTION: The frailty phenotype includes five characteristics: fatigue, weakness, poor endurance, physical illness and weight loss. Frailty correlates strongly with comorbidity and disability, but their interaction with selfrated health (SRH) amongst the oldest-old adults remains unclear. We examined the prevalence of overlap between frailty, comorbidity, disability and poor SRH amongst the oldest-old adults …
DescriptionPosters - Scientific Research (Epidemology)
Persistent Identifierhttp://hdl.handle.net/10722/209997

 

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dc.contributor.authorKwan, JSK-
dc.contributor.authorLau, BHP-
dc.contributor.authorCheung, KSL-
dc.date.accessioned2015-05-18T03:39:42Z-
dc.date.available2015-05-18T03:39:42Z-
dc.date.issued2015-
dc.identifier.citationThe 2015 Spring Scientific Meeting of the British Geriatrics Society (BGS), Nottingham, UK., 29 April-1 May 2015. In Abstracts Book, 2015, p. 66-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10722/209997-
dc.descriptionPosters - Scientific Research (Epidemology)-
dc.description.abstractINTRODUCTION: The frailty phenotype includes five characteristics: fatigue, weakness, poor endurance, physical illness and weight loss. Frailty correlates strongly with comorbidity and disability, but their interaction with selfrated health (SRH) amongst the oldest-old adults remains unclear. We examined the prevalence of overlap between frailty, comorbidity, disability and poor SRH amongst the oldest-old adults …-
dc.languageeng-
dc.publisherBritish Geriatrics Society.-
dc.relation.ispartofSpring Scientific Meeting of the British Geriatrics Society, BGS 2015-
dc.rightsCreative Commons: Attribution 3.0 Hong Kong License-
dc.titleFrailty, comorbidity, disability and poor self-rated health: prevalence of overlaps amongst the oldest-old adults from the Hong Kong Centenarian Study.-
dc.typeConference_Paper-
dc.identifier.emailKwan, JSK: jskkwan@hku.hk-
dc.identifier.emailCheung, KSL: cslk@hku.hk-
dc.identifier.authorityKwan, JSK=rp01868-
dc.identifier.authorityCheung, KSL=rp00615-
dc.description.naturepublished_or_final_version-
dc.identifier.hkuros243239-
dc.identifier.spage66-
dc.identifier.epage66-
dc.publisher.placeUnited Kingdom-

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