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Effects of a Multicomponent Frailty Prevention Program in Prefrail Community-Dwelling Older Persons: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

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Summary of "Effects of a Multicomponent Frailty Prevention Program in Prefrail Community-Dwelling Older Persons: A Randomized Controlled Trial."

To examine the effects of a multicomponent frailty prevention program in community-dwelling older persons with prefrailty.

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Name: Journal of the American Medical Directors Association
ISSN: 1538-9375
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