Developing Novel Therapeutic Approaches to Frailty

Author(s): John E. Morley.

Journal Name: Current Pharmaceutical Design

Volume 15 , Issue 29 , 2009

Abstract:

Frailty is now defined as a clinical entity and potentially responsive to medications. This article reviews the drugs available and those under development. While, at present, exercise is the primary therapy, it is expected over the next decade that numerous drugs will be available to treat components of the frailty syndrome.

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VOLUME: 15
ISSUE: 29
Year: 2009
Page: [3384 - 3395]
Pages: 12
DOI: 10.2174/138161209789105045
Price: $58

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