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Table 2 Distribution of frailty components among study participants

From: Both pre-frailty and frailty increase healthcare utilization and adverse health outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Frailty components No frailty (n = 436,521) Pre-frailty Frailty
1 component (n = 107,757) 2 components (n = 15,101) ≥ 3 components (n = 1416)
Fatigue 0 (0) 66,035 (61.3) 12,666 (83.9) 1290 (91.1)
Resistance 0 (0) 2513 (2.3) 1696 (11.2) 529 (37.4)
Ambulation 0 (0) 1337 (1.2) 1076 (7.1) 425 (30)
Illnesses 0 (0) 34,311 (31.8) 12,541 (83.1) 1350 (95.3)
Body weight loss 0 (0) 3561 (3.3) 2223 (14.7) 738 (52.1)