Frailty, a complex phenomenon

Hobbelen, H. (Speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Description

Frailty is a state in which an older person has an increased risk for adverse health outcomes. Health professionals should be aware of frailty and the complexity of frailty. 4 frailty domains can be recognised; Physical, psychological, social and cultural. In the JASMIN project we do research in frail older people in Tianjin and frail first and second generation chinese older people in The Netherlands.
Period18 Sep 2018
Held atTianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, China
Degree of RecognitionLocal

Keywords

  • frailty