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Barzilay JI, 2007
Barzilay JI; Blaum C, Moore T, et al. (2007). "Insulin resistance and inflammation as precursors of frailty: the Cardiovascular Health Study.". Arch Intern Med 167: 635–641.
Blaum CS, 2005
Blaum CS; Xue QL, Michelon E, Semba RD, Fried LP (Jun 2005). "The association between obesity and the frailty syndrome in older women: the Women's Health and Aging Studies". J Am Geriatr Soc. 53 (6): 927–34.
Cappola AR, 2009
Cappola AR; Xue QL, Fried LP. (Feb 2009). "Multiple hormonal deficiencies in anabolic hormones are found in frail older women: the Women's Health and Aging studies.". J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 64 (2): 243–8.
Cesari M, 2014
Matteo Cesari, Giovanni Gambassi, Gabor Abellan van Kan, Bruno Vellas
The frailty phenotype and the frailty index: different instruments for different purposes
Age Ageing (2014) 43 (1): 10-12.
Chaves PH, 2005
Chaves PH; Semba RD, Leng SX, Woodman RC, Ferrucci L, Guralnik JM, Fried LP. (Jun 2005). "Impact of anemia and cardiovascular disease on frailty status of community-dwelling older women: the Women's Health and Aging Studies I and II". J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60 (6): 729–35.
Chaves PH, 2008
Chaves PH; Varadhan R, Lipsitz LA, Stein PK, Windham BG, Tian J, Fleisher LA, Guralnik JM, Fried LP. (Sep 2008). "Physiological complexity underlying heart rate dynamics and frailty status in community-dwelling older women.". J Am Geriatr Soc. 56 (9): 1698–703.
Ferrucci L, 2002
Ferrucci Luigi; Penninx BW, Volpato S, et al. (2002). "Change in muscle strength explains accelerated decline of physical function in older women with high interleukin-6 serum levels.". J Am Geriatr Soc 50: 1947–54.
Fried LP, 2001
Fried LP, Tangen CM, Walston J, Newman AB, Hirsch C, Gottdiener J, Seeman T, Tracy R, Kop WJ, Burke G, McBurnie MA; Cardiovascular Health Study Collaborative Research Group. Frailty in older adults: evidence for a phenotype. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2001 Mar;56(3):M146-56.
Fried LP, 2004
Fried LP, Ferrucci L, Darer J, Williamson JD, Anderson G. Untangling the concepts of disability, frailty, and comorbidity: implications for improved targeting and care. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2004;59:255-63.
Fried LP, 2009
Fried, LP; Xue QL, Cappola AR, Ferrucci L, Chaves P, Varadhan R, Guralnik JM, Leng SX, Semba RD, Walston JD, Blaum CS, Bandeen-Roche K (Oct 2009). "Nonlinear multisystem physiological dysregulation associated with frailty in older women: implications for etiology and treatment". J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64 (10): 1049–57.
Koller K, 2013
Katalin Koller, Kenneth Rockwood. Frailty in older adults: Implications for end-of-life care. Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine March 2013 vol. 80 3 168-174
Kulminski AM, 2006
Kulminski A, Yashin A, Ukraintseva S, et al. Accumulation of health disorders as a systemic measure of aging: findings from the NLTCS data. Mech Ageing Dev 2006; 127:840–848
Kulminski AM, 2008
Kulminski AM, Ukraintseva SV, Kulminskaya IV, Arbeev KG, Land K, Yashin AI. Cumulative deficits better characterize susceptibility to death in elderly people than phenotypic frailty: lessons from the Cardiovascular Health Study. J Am Geriatr Soc 2008; 56:898–903.
Morley JE, 2013
Morley JE, Vellas B, van Kan GA, et al. Frailty consensus: a call to action. J Am Med Dir Assoc 2013;14:392-7. view/access
Sukkriang N, 2020
Sukkriang N, Punsawad C. Comparison of geriatric assessment tools for frailty among community elderly. Heliyon Volume 6, Issue 9, September 2020, e04797
Rockwood K, 1994
Rockwood K, Fox RA, Stolee P, Robertson D, Beattie BL (1994) Frailty in elderly people: an evolving concept. CMAJ, 150, 489–95.
Rockwood K, 2010
Rockwood K, Rockwood MR, Mitnitski A. Physiological redundancy in older adults in relation to the change with age in the slope of a frailty index. J Am Geriatr Soc 2010; 58:318–323.
Rockwood K, 2011
Rockwood K, Mitnitski A. Frailty defined by deficit accumulation and geriatric medicine defined by frailty. Clin Geriatr Med 2011;27:17-26.
Rockwood K, 2012
Rockwood K, Mitnitski A. How might deficit accumulation give rise to frailty? J Frailty Aging 2012; 1: 8–12.
Rodríguez-Mañas L, 2013
Rodríguez-Mañas L, Féart C, Mann G, et al. Searching for an operational definition of frailty: a Delphi method based consensus statement: the frailty operative definition-consensus conference project. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2013;68:62-7.
Rolfson DB, 2006
Rolfson, D.B., Majumdar, S.R., Tsuyuki, R.T., Tahir, A., Rockwood, K. Validity and reliability of the Edmonton Frail Scale. Age Ageing. 2006;35:526–529.
Roy CN, 2011
Roy, CN (Feb 2011). "Anemia in frailty.". Clin Geriatr Med. 27 (1): 67–78.
Semba RD, 2007
Semba, Richard D.; Ferrucci L, Sun K, Walston J, Varadhan R, Guralnik JM, Fried LP. (Dec 2007). "Oxidative stress and severe walking disability among older women.". Am J Med. 120 (12): 1084–9.
Shardell M, 2009
Shardell M; Hicks GE, Miller RR, Kritchevsky S, Andersen D, Bandinelli S, Cherubini A, Ferrucci L (Jan 2009). "Association of low vitamin D levels with the frailty syndrome in men and women". J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64 (1): 69–75.
Subra J, 2012
Subra J, Gillette-Guyonnet S, Cesari M, Oustric S, Vellas B. The integration of frailty into clinical practice: preliminary results from the gérontopôle. J Nutr Health Aging 2012;16:714-20.
Varadhan R, 2009
Varadhan, R; Chaves PH, Lipsitz LA, Stein PK, Tian J, Windham BG, Berger RD, Fried LP. (Jun 2009). "Frailty and impaired cardiac autonomic control: new insights from principal components aggregation of traditional heart rate variability indices.". J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 64 (6): 682–7.
Walston J, 2002
Walston, J; McBurnie MA, Newman A, Tracy RP, Kop WJ, Hirsch CH, Gottdiener J, Fried LP; Cardiovascular Health Study (Nov 2002). "Frailty and activation of the inflammation and coagulation systems with and without clinical comorbidities: results from the Cardiovascular Health Study". Arch Intern Med 162 (20): 2333–2341.
Wou F, 2013
Wou F, Gladman JR, Bradshaw L, Franklin M, Edmans J, Conroy SP. The predictive properties of frailty-rating scales in the acute medical unit. Age Ageing 2013; 42: 776–81.
Xue QL, 2008
Xue QL; Fried LP, Glass TA, Laffan A, Chaves PH (Jan 2008). "Life-space constriction, development of frailty, and the competing risk of mortality: the Women's Health And Aging Study I". Am J Epidemiol. 167 (2): 240–8.
Yao X, 2011
Yao X; Li H, Leng SX. (2011). "Inflammation and immune system alterations in frailty.". Clin Geriatr Med. 27 (1): 79–87.