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Table 1 Pre-training and post-training results of the Japanese short version of the Zarit Burden Interview scores

From: The effect of a multimodal comprehensive care methodology for family caregivers of people with dementia

   Mean Score (95% CI)  
n Pre-intervention 1 month 3 months P
Zarit Burden Interview score 117 13.3 10.9 10.6 < 0.001a
Over 65 years old 45 13.3 10.9 10.7 0.02a
Under 65 years old 72 13.2 10.9 10.5 < 0.001a
Male 22 13.4 11.0 10.7 0.09b
Female 95 13.3 10.9 10.6 < 0.001a
Spouse 23 13.5 11.0 10.8 0.09b
Child 75 13.3 10.9 10.6 < 0.001a
  1. The bold numbers are significant P-values (p < 0.05) before training and three months after training.
  2. a Wilcoxon signed rank test
  3. b Paired-samples t-test