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Table 2 Usage of home-based services and distribution of health-care professions during the first three months

From: Reablement in community-dwelling older adults: a randomised controlled trial

Home visits and time usage Intervention (n = 29) Control (n = 23)
 Mean home visits pr. person (no, SD) 78 (65) 71 (82)
 Mean home visits pr. person pr. week (no, SD) a 7 (5) 6 (7)
 Mean hours home-based service pr. person (no, SD)b 24.7 (21.7) 20.1 (39.0)
 Mean hours home-based service pr. person pr. week (no, SD)a b 2.1 (1.8) 1.7 (3.2)
Distribution of home visits among health-care professions Intervention (n = 29) Control (n = 23)
 Nurse (%) 15.0 24.2
 Auxiliary nurse (%) 35.0 43.2
 Assistant (%) 22.7 24.0
 Physical therapist (%) 9.9 2.6
 Occupational therapist (%) 13.3 0.2
 Social educator (%) 1.1 1.5
 Speech therapist (%) 0.0 0.0
 Student (%) 3.0 3.1
 Unknown profession (%) 0.0 1.2
 Mean number of professions involved pr. personc 5 3
  1. SD Standard deviation
  2. aBased on a 12-week data collection period
  3. bTravel time excluded
  4. cStudents are excluded from analysis