Detecting frail, older adults and identifying their strengths: results of a mixed-methods study

Sarah Dury*, Eva Dierckx, Anne van der Vorst, Michael van der Elst, Bram Fret, Daan Duppen, Lieve Hoeyberghs, Ellen De Roeck, Deborah Lambotte, An-Sofie Smetcoren, Jos Schols, Gertrudis Kempen, G. A. Rixt Zijlstra, Jan De Lepeleire, Birgitte Schoenmakers, Dominique Verte, Nico De Witte, Tinie Kardol, Peter Paul De Deyn, Sebastiaan EngelborghsLiesbeth De Donder

*Corresponding author for this work

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Original languageEnglish
Article number191
Number of pages13
JournalBMC Public Health
Volume18
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 30 Jan 2018

Keywords

  • Frail elderly
  • Caregivers
  • Social participation
  • Health literacy
  • Independent living
  • Quality of life
  • Belgium
  • Surveys and questionnaires
  • Residence characteristics
  • QUALITY-OF-LIFE
  • ADVERSE OUTCOMES
  • PEOPLE
  • CARE
  • HEALTH
  • RISK
  • HOME
  • MANAGEMENT
  • MORTALITY
  • Humans
  • Frail Elderly/psychology
  • Male
  • Frailty/diagnosis
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Female
  • Cross-Sectional Studies
  • Independent Living
  • Quality of Life
  • Aged
  • Qualitative Research

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