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Overview of Frailty and Frailty Assessment Tools

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What is frailty? (video)

Frailty in the elderly (webinar video)

Screening for Frailty in Canada's Health Care System: A Time for Action (Open access article in Canadian Journal on Aging) 

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The identification of frailty: a systematic literature review (article)

Factors contributing to frailty: literature review (article)

Frailty in older adults: evidence for a phenotype (article)

Treating frailty: a practical guide (article)

You may also find of interest presentations made at the 2016 CIHR Summer Program in Aging hosted by CFN on the theme: Recognizing Frailty and Improving Care. Click here to access.