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Identifying older adults at risk of harm following elective surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis

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Audisio, 2008 [1]

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5

3-70

Male sex (8 vs. 4 days, P < 0.005), more advanced cancer (2 vs. 11.5 days, P < 0.001), ADL dependent (RR 2.01, 95% CI 1.37–2.93), IADL dependent (RR 1.58, 95% CI 1.11–2.24), performance status abnormal (RR 1.64, 95% CI 1.06–2.56)

Age, MMSE abnormal (RR 1.18, 95% CI 0.76–1.86), GDS depressed (RR 1.30, 95% CI 0.91–1.85), ASA abnormal (RR 0.85, 95% CI 0.60–1.20), Satariano’s index (RR 1.23, 95% CI 0.85–1.78)

Badgwell, 2013 [2]

111

NR

NR

Cancer stage (distant vs. localized/regional) (OR 0.37, 95% CI 0.15–0.91), weight loss ≥ 10% (OR 4.03, 95% CI 1.13–14.43), polypharmacy (OR 2.45,

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