Predicting risk and outcomes for frail older adults: a protocol for an umbrella review of available frailty screening tools

Joao Apostolo, Richard Cooke, Elzbieta Bobrowicz-Campos, Silvina Santana, Maura Marcucci, Antonio Cano, Miriam Vollenbroek, Carol Holland

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)14-24
Number of pages11
JournalJBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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Funding: European Union’s Health Programme (2014-2020) project/joint action “664367/FOCUS”


  • frail elderly
  • pre-frailty
  • frailty
  • screening
  • diagnostic test accuracy
  • reliability and validity
  • predictive ability

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