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Table 2 Average CMI per type of intervention at baseline and follow-up

From: Comparing the case-mix of frail older people at home and of those being admitted into residential care: a longitudinal study

Type of community care interventionBaseline:
Total population in community care
(N = 10,289)
Average CMI: 1.36 ± 0.69
Follow-up:
Population admitted to residential care
(N = 853)
Average CMI: 1.57 ± 0.79 ***
 
Average CMI ± SDAverage CMI ± SDp-value
Case management with rehabilitation, occupational therapy and/or psychological support1.35 ± 0.631.56 ± 0.82p = 0.000 ***
Case management only1.28 ± 0.691.56 ± 0.80p = 0.000 ***
Day care1.34 ± 0.661.49 ± 0.72p = 0.54
Night care1.57 ± 0.911.70 ± 0.63p = 0.001 ***
Occupational therapy1.47 ± 0.851.64 ± 0.58p = 0.11
Psychological support1.04 ± 0.431.29 ± 0.43p = 0.92
Other interventions (alternative housing, medication delivery, etc.)1.18 ± 0.581.38 ± 0.39p = 0.66
Frail home care population receiving only nursing care (control group)1.42 ± 0.771.38 ± 0.55p = 0.87
  1. *** p ≤ 0.001