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Table 2 Components of Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment

From: A physiotherapy-led transition to home intervention for older adults following emergency department discharge: protocol for a pilot feasibility randomised controlled trial

Medical Co-morbid conditions and disease severity
Medication review
Nutritional status
Problem list
Mental health Cognition
Mood and anxiety
Functional capacity Basic activities of daily living
Gait and balance
Activity/exercise status
Instrumental activities of daily living
Social circumstances Informal support from family or friends
Social network such as visitors or daytime activities
Eligibility for being offered care resources
Environment Home comfort, facilities and safety
Use or potential use of tele-health technology, etc.
Transport facilities
Accessibility to local resources