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The Clinical Complexity of the Elderly Patients Admitted to Hospital: From Multimorbidity to Frailty Evaluation—Case Series

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In this chapter, the authors analyzed the impact of frailty and multimorbidity on the prognosis and outcome of older patients admitted to the hospital.

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The authors would like to thank Dr. Loredana Tibullo, Medicine Department, High Survey Hospital Sant’ Anna e San Sebastiano, Caserta, Italy, for her contribution to the development of the chapter.

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Vargas, N., Fabbo, A., Esquinas, A.M. (2023). The Clinical Complexity of the Elderly Patients Admitted to Hospital: From Multimorbidity to Frailty Evaluation—Case Series. In: Acute Geriatric Care: from Hospital to Territorial Charge. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-48813-9_8

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