Table 2

Main areas investigated and related instruments adopted in the INCUR project
Area INCUR assessment
Sociodemographics
Body composition Anthropometric measures
Anamnesis/Comorbidity Current diseases
Medications
Vaccinations Influenza and pneumococcal vaccine
Cognition Abbreviated Mental Test
Geriatrics Depression Scale
Quality of life Euro-QoL 5D
Pain Pain Visuo-Analogic Scale
Functional Status Activities of Daily Living
Instrumental Activities of Daily Living
Short Physical Performance Battery
Hand grip strength
Nutrition Mini Nutritional Assessment
Healthcare cost Data from the Caisse Primaire d’Assurance Maladie
Follow-up Intercurrent diseases
Therapy modifications
Hospitalization events
Death events and causes of death

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