Table 1

Chronic conditions and geriatric syndromes recorded

Chronic conditionsGeriatric syndromes and risk factors
Charlson Index
1. AIDS/HIVAcute confusional syndrome/delirium
2. Any malignancy (excluding skin)Chronic pain
3. Cerebrovascular diseaseCognitive/intellectual impairment
4. Chronic pulmonary diseaseConstipation
5. Congestive heart failureDepression or Anxiety
6. DementiaDysphagia
7. Diabetes with complicationFrailty
8. Diabetes without complicationImmobility
9. HemiplegiaIncontinence (Urinary/faecal)
10.LeukaemiaInstability/falls
11.LymphomaMalnutrition
12.Metastatic solid tumourPolypharmacy
13.Mild liver diseasePressure ulcers
14.Moderate or severe liver diseaseSensorial deficit
15.Moderate or severe renal diseaseSleep disorders/Insomnia
16.Myocardial infarction
17.Peptic ulcer disease
18.Peripheral vascular disease
19.Rheumatologic disease
Other conditions
20.Amputation
21.Anaemia
22.Asthma
23.Cardiac arrhythmia
24.Cataract
25.Chronic hepatitis (B or C)
26.Chronic pancreatic disease
27.Degenerative arthropathy
28.Dermatitis or eczema
29.Diverticular disease of the colon
30.Drug-related conditions
31.Dyslipidaemia
32.Fibromyalgia
33.Gallstones (previous hepatic colic)
34.Chronic gastritis or gastro-oesophageal reflux
35.Glaucoma
36.Gout
37.Haemorrhoids
38.Haematologic disorders (myelodysplastic syndrome, gammapathy, polycythaemia)
39.Hypertension
40.Inflammatory osteoarticular disease
41.Irritable bowel syndrome
42.Ischaemic heart disease without infarction
43.Migraine
44.Neurologic disorder of the central nervous system
45.Non-congestive heart failure
46.Non-ischaemic heart disease (miocardiopatie, valvulopatie)
47.Non-schizophrenic mental disorders (excluding depression and anxiety)
48.Obesity
49.Osteoporosis
50.Other neurological pathologies (essential tremor)
51.Other vascular diseases (ischaemia, aneurism)
52.Parkinson’s disease
53.Peripheral neuropathy or neuritis
54.Post-traumatic stress disorder
55.Previous fractures (not hip)
56.Previous hip fracture
57.Prostatic benign hypertrophy
58.Schizophrenia
59.Sleep apnoea
60.Chronic thyroid disease
61.Tuberculosis
62.Urinary tract stones (nephritic colic)
63.Varicose veins of lower extremities
64.Vertigo