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Table 3 Frailty indicators of study participants

From: Elderly persons in the risk zone. Design of a multidimensional, health-promoting, randomised three-armed controlled trial for "prefrail" people of 80+ years living at home

Frailty indicators Control group Preventive home visits Senior meetings and follow-up P-value
  n = 144 n = 174 n = 171  
  % % %  
Weakness 11 10 6 0,285
Fatigue 36 39 42 0,633
Physical activity 29 22 21 0,278
Weight loss 6 8 5 0,698
Gait speed 11 15 9 0,248
Poor balance 18 17 12 0,371
Visual impairment 62 63 63 0,98