Frequency and coincidence of geriatric syndromes according to age groups: single-center experience in Turkey between 2013 and 2017


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Bulut E. A., SOYSAL P., IŞIK A. T.

CLINICAL INTERVENTIONS IN AGING, vol.13, pp.1899-1905, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.2147/cia.s180281
  • Journal Name: CLINICAL INTERVENTIONS IN AGING
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1899-1905
  • Keywords: geriatric syndromes, frailty, sarcopenia, dementia, malnutrition, URINARY-INCONTINENCE, SKELETAL-MUSCLE, LATE-LIFE, PREVALENCE, FRAILTY, DEPRESSION, SARCOPENIA, DEMENTIA, DISEASE, ADULTS
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: Geriatric syndromes are complex clinical manifestations that are not an isolated disease in older adults and have common risk factors within themselves. The syndromes are significant causes of mortality, morbidity, and increased health care costs.