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Table 1 Patients' characteristics at admission

From: How can we improve targeting of frail elderly patients to a geriatric day-hospital rehabilitation program?

Variable Mean (SD) Range2 (n)
Age (y) 81.6 (6.9) 58-98 (335)
Females 65%  
Medications (n)1 9.3 2-20 (34)
Charlson Co-morbidity Index1 1.90 0-7 (34)
Visits 24.2 (10.8) 5-85 (335)
Mini-Mental State Examination (on/30) 26.7 (3.4) 9-30 (304)
Barthel (on/100) 87.3 (13.0) 25-100 (311)
Older American Resources and Services (on/14) 8.1 (2.8) 2-14 (310)
Timed Up and Go (s) 27.4 (14.4) 0-93 (302)
Gait Speed (m/s) 0.6 (0.2) 0.1-1.0 (304)
6-Minute Walk Test (m) 157 (81) 10-360 (303)
Berg Balance Score (on/56) 39.1 (9.2) 8-55 (302)
Handgrip Right (kg) 13.8 (8.6) 0-63 (284)
Handgrip Left (kg) 12.9 (7.7) 0-53 (274)
European Quality of Life - 5 Dimensions on/100) 62.0 (16.7) 20-100 (141)
  1. 1Based on a random 10% selection of patient charts.
  2. 2Values of zero for functional measures mean the patient was unable to do the test