|To identify an adult in primary care who may be at risk for a decline in physical function based on the study of Bayliss et al.|
|General Practice, Internal Medicine|
|complication detection, disability and performance, quality of life|
Bayliss et al studied how chronic medical conditions impact a decline in a patient’s physical function. The authors are from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Kaiser Permanente Denver and Quality Metric Inc in Lincoln, Rhode Island.