Skip to main content

Table 2 Distribution of development of disability, mortality and hospital admission according to frailty scores

From: The predictive validity of three self-report screening instruments for identifying frail older people in the community

  Functional decline Mortality Hospital admission
  (N = 426)* (N = 532)* (N = 430)*
  + - + - + -
GFI: + 74 (38%) 120 (62%) 11 (4%) 234 (96%) 39 (20%) 159 (80%)
GFI: - 30 (13%) 200 (87%) 4 (1%) 280 (99%) 36 (16%) 194 (84%)
TFI: + 64 (41%) 93 (59%) 10 (5%) 201 (95%) 39 (24%) 122 (76%)
TFI: - 39 (15%) 224 (85%) 5 (2%) 309 (98%) 35 (13%) 228 (87%)
SPQ: + 85 (34%) 162 (66%) 10 (3%) 295 (97%) 55 (22%) 195 (78%)
SPQ: - 18 (11%) 150 (89%) 4 (2%) 207 (98%) 17 (10%) 152 (90%)
  1. *Due to missings small differences between n and numbers of participant reported for each instrument can occur
\