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Table 1 Elders risk assessment index

From: Frailty and health services use among Quebec seniors with non-hip fractures: a population-based study using adminsitrative databases

Crane et al. (2010) Fillion et al. (2018)
Parameters Score Parameters Score
Married -1 Social deprivation index
Age  Highest support -1
 70–79 1  Average support 0
 80–89 3  Lowest support 1
 ≥90 7 Age
Race  65–69 0
 Black 6  70–79 1
 Other 0  80–89 3
 Unknown −6  ≥90 7
Days in hospital during the previous 2 years before the index fracture Days in hospital during the previous 2 years before the index fracture
 1–5 5  1–5 5
 ≥6 11  ≥6 11
Medical history Medical history
 Diabetes history 2  Diabetes history 2
 History of CAD/MI/CHF 3  History of CAD/MI/CHF 3
 History of stroke 2  History of stroke 2
 History of COPD 5  History of COPD 5
 History of cancer 1  History of cancer 1
 Histort of dementia 3  Histort of dementia 3
  1. CAD Coronary artery disease, MI Myocardial infarction, CHF Congestive Heart Failure, COPD Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease