Browsing Communities by Subject "Comorbidity"
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Comorbidity of substance misuse and mental illness in community mental health and substance misuse servicesBackground Improved management of mental illness and substance misuse comorbidityis a National Health Service priority, but little is known about its prevalence and current management.
Predictive validity of a severity weighted functional comorbidity index in geriatric rehabilitationBackground: In geriatric rehabilitation, functional prognosis informs expectations regarding recovery and discharge planning. Assessing pre-existent comorbidity may aid functional prognosis but existing indices have limitations in older populations. We investigated the predictive validity of the weighted Functional Comorbidity Index (wFCI) for recovery of mobility in an older cohort undergoing rehabilitation.