TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, vol.20, no.4, pp.306-314, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
Aged, Female, Frail Elderly, Geriatrics, Osteoporosis, Pain, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, OLDER-ADULTS, RHEUMATOID-ARTHRITIS, BACK-PAIN, OSTEOARTHRITIS, PREVALENCE, POPULATION, FRACTURE, KNEE
Introduction: Most adults who live to an advanced age become frail. Although not a disease, frailty is a combination of age-related changes and associated medical problems. This descriptive study aimed to determine the pain level and frailty status of elderly females with osteoporosis.