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Table 3 Elements of the Geriatric Assessment with the proportion of patients with abnormal test results

From: Geriatric Assessment as a qualification element for elective and emergency cholecystectomy in older patients

TEST ELECTIVE PATIENTS [n] (%) EMERGENCY PATIENTS [n] (%)
ADL (cut-off score <5)
• Dependent 0 (0 %) 10 (17 %)
IADL (cut-off score ≤7)
• Dependent 2 (3 %) 19 (32 %)
MNA full (cut-off score <24)
• Malnutrition 10 (15 %) 24 (40 %)
BOMC (cut-off score >10)
• Impaired 4 (6 %) 19 (32 %)
CDT-test (cut-off score >3)   
• Impaired 25 (38 %) 25 (42 %)
GDS (cut-off score >5)
• Depressed 13 (20 %) 19 (32 %)
CCS (cut-off score ≥3)
• ≥3 9 (14 %) 27 (45 %)
Polypharmacy
• >5 drugs/day 21 (32 %) 29 (48 %)
  1. ADL Activities of Daily Living, IADL Instrumental Activities of Daily Living, MNA Mini Nutritional Assessment, BOMC Blessed Orientation-Memory-Concentration, CDT-test Test, Clock Drawing Test ; CCS Charlson Comorbidity Scale, GDS Geriatric Depression Scale, p > 5 Polypharmacy >5 drugs/day