Incorporating Persistent Pain in Phenotypic Frailty Measurement and Prediction of Adverse Health Outcomes Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Chronic Pain
  • Geriatric Assessment

abstract

  • Findings support consideration of persistent pain as a component of the frailty phenotype. Persistent pain assessment may provide an expedient method to enhance frailty measurement and improve prediction of adverse outcomes.

publication date

  • February 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5233918

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/gerona/glw212

PubMed ID

  • 28087677

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 216

end page

  • 222

volume

  • 72

number

  • 2