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Bedside frailty assessment by Multidimensional Prognostic Index (MPI)

The aim was to examine the predictive value of the MPI on unplanned hospital readmission in geriatric patients.

Gregersen M, Hansen TK, Jørgensen BB, Damsgaard EM. Frailty is associated with hospital readmission in geriatric patients: a prognostic study. European Geriatric Medicine. 2020 okt;11(5):783–792.

Record-based frailty assessment by MPI

The aim was to examine the reproducibility and diagnostic accuracy of a comprehensive frailty assessment method based solely on the older medical inpatient’s electronic medical record.

Hansen TK, Damsgaard EM, Shahla S, Bruun JM, Gregersen M. A reliable and record-based frailty assessment method for older medical inpatients. European Geriatric Medicine. 2020 okt;11(5):803-812. 

The aim was to examine the predictive value of the record-based MPI in terms of mortality, readmission and length of hospital stay.

Hansen TK, Shahla S, Damsgaard EM, Bossen SRL, Bruun JM, Gregersen M. Mortality and readmission risk can be predicted by the record-based Multidimensional Prognostic Index: a cohort study of medical inpatients older than 75 years. European Geriatric Medicine. 2021 feb 11. https://doi.org/10.1007/s41999-021-00453-z