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New frailty risk score for hospitals developed using ICD-10 codes

The researchers created a Hospital Frailty Risk Score based on the ICD-10 codes that were common among these patients. ... The score might miss some important elements of frailty and might be affected by variation in coding, the authors noted.
May 2018

Studies on bedside lung ultrasound, preoperative frailty screening, and more

Screening elderly patients for frailty before surgery may improve postsurgical outcomes by allowing targeted interventions, a new study indicates. ... critical care, and palliative care clinicians were notified about patients' frailty and the associated
May 2017

Frailty associated with readmission risk and postdischarge mortality in older surgical patients

However, they concluded that identifying frailty in older patients undergoing surgery will help predict risk for adverse outcomes. ... diseases. However, the editorialists also agreed that frailty can be a useful measure in assessing outcomes.
February 2018

Frailty associated with failure to rescue after surgery, study finds

Patients were stratified into five frailty groups according to Risk Analysis Index (RAI) score (10, 11 to 20, 21 to 30, 31 to 40, and >40), and procedures were categorized as ... risk becomes prohibitive and that the RAI has not been directly compared
March 2018

Postoperative function, hip fracture, and more

The researchers created a Hospital Frailty Risk Score based on the ICD-10 codes that were common among these patients. ... The score might miss some important elements of frailty and might be affected by variation in coding, the authors noted.
October 2018

Frailty Index appears to predict adverse outcomes in geriatric trauma patients

The Frailty Index appears to predict in-hospital complications and discharge disposition in geriatric trauma patients, a new study found. ... Frailty was prospectively measured in all trauma patients who were geriatric, defined as at least 65 years of age
June 2014

Frailty score may help predict postop mortality risk in the elderly

A multidimensional frailty score helped predict postoperative mortality risk in elderly patients, according to a new study. ... The researchers developed a frailty score based on these factors and found that it performed better when predicting rates of
May 2014

Recent Research

Nine frailty instruments were evaluated in 18,388 patients from eight studies who were undergoing major cardiac surgery. ... Thirteen frailty instruments were evaluated in 17 studies of 5,177 patients undergoing minimally invasive procedures.
January 2017

Frailty

Researchers in the United Kingdom created a frailty index using data from 27 laboratory values routinely assessed within 72 hours of hospital admission. ... Patients' average age was 84.8 years, and 55.3% were women. The FI-Laboratory correlated weakly
January 2020

Factor frailty into preop assessment

When it comes to assessing frailty alone, there's no real consensus definition, Dr. ... Dr. Beliveau also discussed some of the available research on frailty and outcomes after surgery.
April 2018

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