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Cardiovascular risk factors and frailty in a cross-sectional study of older people: implications for prevention

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Objective to examine the associations of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and cardiovascular risk factors with frailty. Design a cross-sectional study. Setting the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA). Participants frailty measures were obtained on 5,618 participants and a subset of 4,330 participants with no prior history of CVD. Exposures for observational study cardiovascular risk factors were c... Expand abstract
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Peer reviewed
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10.1093/ageing/afy080

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Oxford college:
Brasenose College
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-2554-7638
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Subgroup:
Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health; Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Age and Ageing Journal website
Volume:
47
Issue:
5
Pages:
714–720
Publication date:
2018-05-22
Acceptance date:
2018-05-04
DOI:
EISSN:
1468-2834
ISSN:
0002-0729
Pubs id:
pubs:854534
URN:
uri:3df458dd-dfd7-4605-95dc-12a18be72c54
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uuid:3df458dd-dfd7-4605-95dc-12a18be72c54
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pubs:854534
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English

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