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Table 2 Participant characteristics

From: Feasibility and acceptability of commonly used screening instruments to identify frailty among community-dwelling older people: a mixed methods study

 Participants (N = 243)
Age at appointment (y): Median (IQR)79.0 (6.0)
Gender
 Male108 (44.4)
 Female135 (55.6)
Lives alone76 (31.5)
High school education or higher103 (42.9)
Speaks language other than English at home4 (1.7)
Attends rural practice120 (49.4)
Takes 5+ medications97 (39.9)
Frailty status (FP)
 Robust61 (25.6)
 Pre-frail136 (57.1)
 Frail41 (17.2)
Frailty status (FI)
 Not frail51 (21.3)
 Pre-frail69 (28.7)
 Frail120 (50.0)
  1. Note. Abbreviations: FI Frailty Index, FP Frailty Phenotype, IQR Inter-Quartile Range. Missing data excluded from table: Age (n = 2); Living arrangements (n = 2), Education (n = 3), Language spoken (n = 1), Polypharmacy (n = 2), Frailty status (FP) (n = 5), Frailty status (FI) (n = 3)
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