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Table 1 Baseline characteristics comparing intervention group and control group

From: Costs and effects of comprehensive geriatric assessment in primary care for older adults with high risk for hospitalisation

Measure Intervention group (n = 646) Control group (n = 662)
Age, mean (SD) 83.0 (5.5) 83.3 (5.5)
Gender, number (%)
 Men 325 (50.3%) 315 (47.6%)
 Women 321 (49.7%) 347 (52.4%)
Risk score, mean (SD) 0.35 (0.18) 0.33 (0.17)
Number of co-morbidities
 0 48 (7.4%) 47 (7.1%)
 1 112 (17.3%) 95 (14.4%)
 2 143 (22.1%) 126 (19.0%)
 3 or more 343 (53.1%) 394 (59.5%)