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Table 2 Sample characteristics

From: Validation of the Erlangen Test of Activities of Daily Living in Persons with Mild Dementia or Mild Cognitive Impairment (ETAM)

Characteristics Total (n = 107) MCI+MD (n = 81)
Age, mean (SD) 82.8 (8.0) 82.2 (8.1)
Women, no. (%) 74 (69.2) 54 (66.7)
Education, no. (%)a
−8 years of schooling 45 (56.3) 31 (28.3)
−11 years of schooling 26 (32.5) 20 (24.7)
−13 or more years of schooling 9 (11.3) 8 (9.9)
Marital status, No. (%)b
Married 21 (20.2) 13 (16.0)
Widowed 65 (60.7) 51 (63.0)
Divorced 7 (6.5) 5 (6.2)
Single 11 (10.3) 9 (11.1)
Care level, No. (%)c
None 26 (24.3) 18 (22.2)
1 43 (40.2) 32 (39.5)
2 24 (36.7) 19 (23.5)
MMSE, mean (SD) 22.4 (4.4) 23.02 (3.0)
GDS-15, mean (SD)d 4.4 (3.4) 4.7 (3.4)
B-ADL, mean (SD)e 5.5 (2.4) 5.6 (2.3)
  1. MCI+MD persons with mild cognitive impairment and persons with mild dementia, MMSE mini-mental status examination, GDS-15 geriatric depression scale-15, B-ADL Bayer activities of daily living-scale
  2. aDetails on the education of 80 participants
  3. bFamily status of 104 study participants
  4. cDetails on the levels of care of 93 study participants
  5. dGDS-15 details of 106 study participants
  6. eB-ADL details of 105 study participants