Frailty screening by Geriatric-8 and 4-meter gait speed test is feasible and predicts postoperative complications in elderly colorectal cancer patients

S.A.M. Bessems*, J.L.M. Konsten, J.F.J. Vogelaar, R. Csepan-Magyar, H.A.A.M. Maas, Y.A.J. van de Wouw, M.L.G. Janssen-Heijnen

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)592-598
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Geriatric Oncology
Volume12
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 2021

Keywords

  • Colorectal cancer
  • Frailty
  • Frailty screening
  • Geriatric-8
  • Gait speed test
  • Postoperative complications
  • ILLNESS RATING-SCALE
  • OLDER PATIENTS
  • INSTRUMENTAL ACTIVITIES
  • SURGICAL COMPLICATIONS
  • INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY
  • SURGERY
  • PREHABILITATION
  • OUTCOMES
  • CLASSIFICATION
  • INDEX

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