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Table 3 Association between frailty levels and clinical end points

From: The association of clinical frailty with outcomes of patients reviewed by rapid response teams: an international prospective observational cohort study

CFS Total Died within 24 h Died within 30 days Hospital-dependent at 30 days Poor recovery
1–2 312 6 (2%) 41(13%) 49 (16%) 90 (29%)
3–4 360 18 (5%) 103 (29%) 90 (25%) 193(54%)
5–6 287 29 (10%) 113 (39%) 80 (28%) 193 (67%)
7–9 160 19 (12%) 64 (40%) 64 (40%) 128 (80%)
  1119 72 321 283 604
  1. Clinical end points evaluated are shown as well as their distribution amongst two-step intervals of the clinical frailty scale (CFS). “Poor recovery” is a composite endpoint indicating either hospital dependence or mortality at 30 days