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Table 1 Description of characteristics of people with stroke

From: Rehabilitation needs for older adults with stroke living at home: perceptions of four populations

Patients (N = 17) Eastern Townships (n = 8)1 Montreal (n = 3) Chaudières-Appalaches (n = 6)
Age:    
65–75 years 4 1 5
76–85 years 4 2 1
Gender (M) 5 0 5
Living environment (urban) 3 3 3
Time elapsed since stroke:    
< 1 to 3 years 4 1 4
4–8 years 4 1 2
9 years and + 0 1 0
Education level:    
Elementary 6 1 2
Secondary 2 1 3
Post-secondary 0 1 1
Registered for public home care services 2 1 2
Receive assistance from relatives or friends 5 3 3
  1. Note 1 In this region, 3 patients were interviewed individually.