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Table 1 Subject characteristics [n = 87] based on chart review and interview with care giving nurse

From: Oral Health and nutritional status in nursing home residents—results of an explorative cross-sectional pilot study

Age in years mean (SD) [median; range] 84.1 (8.6)
[85.9; 56–102]
Gender Female 68 (78%)
Male 19 (22%)
Current smoker Non-smoker 75 (86%)
Smoker 12 (14%)
Body-mass-index in kg/m2
mean (SD) [median; range]
26.2 (5.0)
[25.2; 21.8–29.0]
Dementia
(yes/no)
No 39 (45%)
Yes 48 (55%)
Totally bedridden No 82 (94%)
Yes 5 (6%)
  1. Abbreviations: SD standard deviation