School of Health in Social Science

Frailty and Sarcopenia

A number of us are interested in Research in Frailty and Sarcopenia. These are the things our members are working on / planning to do in this area:


Patient: Inpatient - from Home & Care homes.



Low impact falls (excluding RTA).

>65 Lothian.

Data: TRAK Scottish Ambulance record.

No CMI number.

Q1 data for Iupt falls.

Community: Socail care data.

Inpependant alarm, CHI inkable.


Falls that do not come to hospital.

Ambulance data - not admitted.

A&E & not admitted.

Frailty all outcome measures.