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Table 1 Patient age and sex, and percentage of patients with dementia in each nursing home

From: Consensus and evidence-based medication review to optimize and potentially reduce psychotropic drug prescription in institutionalized dementia patients

Nursing home Patients with dementia and PD, n (%) Prevalence of dementia, % Mean age, y (SD) Women, n (%)
NH 1 35 (14.6%) 35.0% 87.98 (7.78) 28 (80%)
NH 2 42 (17.5%) 43.8% 88.05 (4.99) 38 (90.5%)
NH 3 25 (10.4%) 24.0% 87.44 (6.25) 15 (60%)
NH 4 14 (5.8%) 35.0% 89.57 (8.22) 10 (71.4%)
NH 5 52 (21.7%) 45.2% 85.25 (7.51) 32 (61.5%)
NH 6 50 (20.8%) 58.1% 86.66 (7.35) 37 (74%)
NH 7 22 (9.2%) 33.9% 87.36 (3.63) 20 (90.9%)
TOTAL 240 39.6% 87.9 (6.8) 180 (75%)
  1. NH nursing home, PD psychotropic drugs, SD standard deviation, y years. Patients with dementia: patients evaluated by a neurologist with a confirmed diagnosis of dementia according to ICD-10 criteria