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Table 3 Comparison of burden and task management outcomes for carers

From: A feasibility study and pilot randomised trial of a tailored prevention program to reduce falls in older people with mild dementia

Measure Baseline or follow up n Intervention mean ±SD n Control mean ±SD P2
Zarit carer burden 1 B 11 15.09 (±9.89) 11 10.45 (±11.79)  
  F 7 19.14 (±12.27) 11 11.64 (±11.48) .77
Task strategy management index B 11 7.55 (±4.45) 11 8.09 (±4.81)  
F 7 8.57 (±3.36) 11 6.55 (±4.72) .64
  1. 1Lower scores reflect improved outcome, 2Mann–Whitney U test using change scores.