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Framingham cardiovascular disease risk scores and incident frailty: the English longitudinal study of ageing.

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Cross-sectional studies show that frailty is common in older people with cardiovascular disease. Whether older people at higher risk of developing cardiovascular disease are more likely to become frail is unclear. We used multinomial logistic regression to examine the prospective relation between Framingham cardiovascular disease risk scores and incidence of physical frailty or pre-frailty, defined according to the Fried criteria, in 1,726 men and women aged 60 to over 90 years from the Engli...

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10.1007/s11357-014-9692-6

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
Role:
Author
Journal:
Age (Dordrecht, Netherlands)
Volume:
36
Issue:
4
Pages:
9692
Publication date:
2014-01-01
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EISSN:
1574-4647
ISSN:
0161-9152
URN:
uuid:e71e0ccd-cf4f-441d-ab06-e0af9114fa78
Source identifiers:
477910
Local pid:
pubs:477910

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