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Table 4 Effects on primary and secondary outcomes in patients

From: Effectiveness of an integrated multidisciplinary geriatric rehabilitation programme for older persons with stroke: a multicentre randomised controlled trial

Variable 6 months follow-up observed mean (SD) Group effect P-value 95% CI ICC
Primary outcome
  Intervention group Usual care group     
Frenchay Activity Index (FAI) 29.7 (8.9) 29.1 (9.1) −1.69 .368 −5.39 – 2.00 .74
Secondary outcomes
Impact on Participation and Activity (IPA)
• Autonomy outdoors 14.2 (4.1) 14.6 (4.2) −2.15 .047 −4.27 – - .03 .55
• Social relations 15.2 (3.4) 16.0 (4.1) .60 .560 −1.43 – 2.63 .41
Katz-15 5.9 (3.5) 6.0 (4.0) −.69 .372 −2.22 - .83 .69
Stroke Specific Quality of Life (SSQoL)
• Subscale physical functioning 102.2 (19.9) 99.2 (22.5) 3.08 .476 −5.41 – 11.56 .71
• Subscale psychosocial functioning 81.3 (17.1) 78.7 (18.0) 8.45 .054 −.14–17.03 .64