Carey 2 Year Index

  • Population: Community dwelling adults 70 years and older
  • Outcome: All cause 2 year mortality
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Risk Calculator
1. How old is your patient?
2. What is your patient's sex?
 
3. Does your patient need help from another person to bathe?
 
4. Does your patient need help from another person to shop for groceries?
5. Does your patient have difficulty walking several blocks?
 
6. Does your patient have difficulty pushing or pulling a heavy object (such as an armchair)?
 
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Your best guess of two year mortality risk

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