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Table 2 Hospital LOS and discharge to rehabilitation home stratified by frailty status according to the Clinical Frailty Scale and the FRAIL Scale

From: Frailty as a predictor of hospital length of stay after elective total joint replacements in elderly patients

   Hospital length of stay Discharge to rehabilitation center
Frailty scales (N)   1–2 days (8) 3–5 days (49) > 5 days (30) p-value Yes (17) No (70) p-value
Clinical Frailty Scale Robust 6 27 7 0.005 4 36 0.038
Not robust 2 22 23 13 34
FRAIL Scale Robust 2 7 4 0.700 3 10 0.727
Not robust 6 42 26 14 60