Multiple Physical Symptoms of Community-Dwelling Older People in Western China: Prevalence and Its Association with Frailty
Fecha de publicación: Junio de 2021
Autores: Jia S. · Zhao W. · Zhang Y. · Hou L. · Xia X. · Qiao R.a · Yue J. · Dong B.
Background: Physical symptoms and frailty are common in older adults. A previous study has reported that multiple somatic symptoms are associated with frailty. In this study, we aimed to describe the picture of physical symptoms in older adults in western China and examine the relationship of multiple physical symptoms and frailty, as well as the sex difference of this relationship.