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Table 3 Quality of life and related outcomes

From: Quality of care and quality of life of people with dementia living at green care farms: a cross-sectional study

Quality of life and related outcomes (range) Total (N = 115) Green care farm (N = 34) Traditional NH (N = 29) Regular SSL (N = 52)
  M SD M SD M SD M SD
QoL-AD proxy report (13–52) 31.7 5 32.9* 4.5 29.1* 4.9 32.5 4.9
QoL-AD self-report (13–52) 37.3 (n = 66) 4.7 37.6 (n = 21) 4.1 35.2 (n = 15) 6 38.2 (n = 30) 4.2
Qualidem
 Care relationship (0–21) 15.1 4.6 16 4.9 14.9 4.2 14.6 4.6
 Possitive affect (0–18) 14.1 3.7 15.8* 3.6 12.9* 3.5 13.8 3.6
 Negative affect (0–9) 6 2.2 6 2.6 6.7 2.1 5.6 2.1
 restless tense behavior (0–9) 5.4 2.9 5.2 2.7 5.5 2.8 5.5 3
 positive self-image (0–9) 7.1 1.9 7.3 2.1 7.8 1.6 6.6 2
 social relations (0–18) 12 3.7 13* 3.5 10.4* 3.8 12.3 3.6
 Social isolation (0–9) 6.5 2.2 6.9 2.4 6.7 1.8 6 2.3
 feeling at home (0–12) 9.6 2.5 9.5 2.9 9.9 2.2 9.4 2.3
 having something to do (0–6) 2.7 2 3* 2.2 1.6* 1.8 3 1.9
RISE (0–6) 4.1 2 4.4 1.9 3.4 1.8 4.4 2
NPI-NH (0–144) 15.9 15.7 17.3 17.5 18.6 14 13.6 15.3
CMAI (29–203) 41.9 12.5 41.5 12.2 42.4 11.3 41.8 13.5
CSDD (0–38) 5.4 4.9 5 4.4 6.4 5.4 5 4.9
  1. * Significant difference at α = .05
  2. Underlined scores represent favorable scores