Brigham and Women's Hospitals



“Are you fatigued throughout the day?”


“Are you unable to walk up a flight of stairs?”

Aerobic activity

“Are you unable to walk a block?”

Illnesses (> 5)

Does patient have > 5 of the following illnesses: HTN, DM, cancer (excluding localized skin cancer), chronic lung disease, MI, CAD, CHF, angina, asthma, arthritis, CVA or TIA, CKD?

Loss of weight

Has patient lost > 5% body weight in the past 6 months?

Scoring: (each “yes” answer = 1 point) 0=robust; 1-2=prefrail; > 3 = frail)