Screening for and Managing the Person with Frailty in Primary Care: ICFSR Concensus Guidelines

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This article from the Journal of Nutrition, Health & Aging provides consensus guidelines from the International Conference on Frailty and Sarcopenia (ICFSR) on practical frailty screening and management strategies for use in primary care settings. It also discusses the characteristics of these instruments and their applicability to primary care.

J.G. Ruiz, E. Dent, J.E. Morley, R.A. Merchant, J. Beilby, J. Beard, C. Tripathy, M. Sorin, S. Andrieu, I. Aprahamian, H. Arai, M. Aubertin-Leheudre, J.M. Bauer, M. Cesari, L.-K. Chen, A.J. Cruz-Jentoft, P. De Souto Barreto, B. Dong, L. Ferrucci,
R. Fielding, L. Flicker, J. Lundy, J.Y. Reginster, L. Rodriguez-Manas, Y. Rolland, A.M. Sanford, A.J. Sinclair, J. Vina, D.L. Waters, C. Won Won, J. Woo, & B. Vellas
Journal of Nutrition, Health & Aging
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