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Table 2 Use of services (0 = no, 1 = yes) during last two years of life.

From: Dementia as a determinant of social and health service use in the last two years of life 1996-2003

  Hospital        Long-term care Home care
    University hospital General hospital Health centre     
  OR 95%CI OR 95%CI OR 95%CI OR 95%CI OR 95%CI OR 95%CI
Age 0.97 0.97,0.97 0.96 0.96,0.96 0.97 0.97,0.98 1.01 1.01,1.01 1.09 1.09,1.09 1.03 1.03,1.03
Gender (0 = man, 1 = woman) 0.81 0.78,0.83 1.02 1.00,1.05 0.82 0.80,0.84 0.95 0.93,0.97 1.50 1.46,1.54 1.29 1.26,1.33
Dementia (0 = no, 1 = yes) 0.33 0.31,0.35 0.48 0.44,0.52 0.46 0.44,0.49 0.58 0.55,0.62 9.30 8.60,10.06 0.50 0.46,0.54
Year of death 0.98 0.98,0.99 1.05 1.05,1.06 0.93 0.92,0.93 1.00 1.00,1.01 1.05 1.04,1.05 0.98 0.98,0.99
Interaction: Dementia * year of death 1.04 1.03,1.06 1.03 1.01,1.04 1.04 1.02,1.05 1.02 1.01,1.03 0.96 0.94,0.98 1.08 1.06, 1.10
Diagnoses (0 = no, 1 = yes)             
   Cancer 3.64 3.49, 3.81 1.82 1.77, 1.87 1.98 1.93, 2.04 1.72 1.68, 1.77 0.82 0.80, 0.85 1.09 1.05, 1.13
   Diabetes 1.37 1.31, 1.43 0.95 0.91, 0.98 1.27 1.23, 1.31 1.15 1.12, 1.19 1.41 1.36, 1.45 1.42 1.37, 1.48
   Mental other than d 1.02 0.97, 1.08 0.91 0.86, 0.95 1.03 0.99, 1.08 1.04 1.00, 1.08 2.04 1.94, 2.14 1.26 1.20, 1.33
   Neurological other than d 1.28 1.22, 1.35 1.14 1.09, 1.18 1.24 1.19, 1.28 1.01 0.98, 1.05 1.74 1.67, 1.81 1.20 1.15, 1.25
   Respiratory 1.42 1.38, 1.46 1.08 1.06, 1.11 1.20 1.18, 1.23 1.21 1.18, 1.23 1.52 1.48, 1.55 1.13 1.10, 1.16
   Arthritis 1.36 1.27, 1.45 0.98 0.93, 1.03 1.42 1.35, 1.49 1.01 0.97, 1.06 1.46 1.38, 1.53 1.36 1.29, 1.43
   Hip fracture 3.45 3.22, 3.69 1.57 1.50, 1.64 2.15 2.06, 2.25 0.99 0.95, 1.03 1.68 1.61, 1.76 1.15 1.09, 1.21
   Stroke 1.28 1.24, 1.33 1.08 1.04, 1.11 1.18 1.15, 1.22 1.04 1.01, 1.07 1.51 1.47, 1.56 1.07 1.04, 1.11
   Heart diseases 1.57 1.52, 1.62 1.09 1.07, 1.12 1.35 1.32, 1.38 1.18 1.15, 1.20 0.84 0.82, 0.86 1.43 1.39, 1.47
   Other circulatory 1.58 1.52, 1.63 1.24 1.21, 1.28 1.32 1.29, 1.36 1.12 1.10, 1.15 1.00 0.97, 1.02 1.19 1.16, 1.22
Model statistics             
N 145 944   145 944   145 944   145 944   145 944   62 158*  
Nagelkerke R2 0.166   0.078   0.106   0.035   0.344   0.042  
-2 Log likelihood 126 682   159 658   189 194   198 231   158 708   134 320  
  1. Binary logistic regression models. Statistically significant (p < .05) odds ratios (OR) are in bold face.
  2. *Data on home care include only years 1999, 2001 and 2003.