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Table 2 Past three months’ service use and medical conditions measured at baseline

From: Risk of death or hospital admission among community-dwelling older adults living with dementia in Australia

Variables n (%) Mean; range SD
Prior GP visits 183 (64.4)   
Prior outpatient visits 33 (11.6)   
Prior ED visits 6 (2.1)   
Prior inpatient hospital use 87 (30.6)   
Prior home nursing use 35 (12.3)   
Prior dementia specialist care use 80 (28.2)   
Prior community care use 226 (79.6)   
Charlson index of co-morbidity    
 No 43 (12.1)   
 Mild 198 (55.9)   
 Moderate 96 (27.1)   
 Severe 17 (4.8)   
Depression 37 (13.0)   
Falls 25 (8.8)   
Use of case management (hours)   1.8 (0–30) 3.0
ADL score   58.6 (0–100) 24.9
IADL score   3.5 (0–9) 2.3
GDS score   3.0 (1–7) 1.0
BPSD score   27.2 (0–107) 20.7
Carer stress score   10.4 (0–55) 9.8