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Health Promotion Can Postpone Frailty: Results from the RCT Elderly Persons in the Risk Zone.

Behm, Lina LU ; Eklund, Kajsa LU ; Wilhelmson, Katarina LU ; Zidén, Lena; Gustafsson, Susanne; Falk, Kristin and Dahlin-Ivanoff, Synneve LU (2016) In Public Health Nursing 33(4). p.303-315
Abstract
Very old persons (80+) are often described as "frail", implying that they are particularly vulnerable to adverse health outcomes. Elderly Persons in the Risk Zone was designed to determine whether a preventive home visit or multiprofessional senior group meetings could postpone deterioration in frailty if the intervention is carried out when the person is not so frail.
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Public Health Nursing
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33
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4
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303 - 315
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Wiley-Blackwell
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  • pmid:26568469
  • scopus:84947966870
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1525-1446
DOI
10.1111/phn.12240
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English
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  abstract     = {Very old persons (80+) are often described as "frail", implying that they are particularly vulnerable to adverse health outcomes. Elderly Persons in the Risk Zone was designed to determine whether a preventive home visit or multiprofessional senior group meetings could postpone deterioration in frailty if the intervention is carried out when the person is not so frail.},
  author       = {Behm, Lina and Eklund, Kajsa and Wilhelmson, Katarina and Zidén, Lena and Gustafsson, Susanne and Falk, Kristin and Dahlin-Ivanoff, Synneve},
  issn         = {1525-1446},
  language     = {eng},
  number       = {4},
  pages        = {303--315},
  publisher    = {Wiley-Blackwell},
  series       = {Public Health Nursing},
  title        = {Health Promotion Can Postpone Frailty: Results from the RCT Elderly Persons in the Risk Zone.},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/phn.12240},
  volume       = {33},
  year         = {2016},
}