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Table 1 Demographic information, risk factors and cognitive assessment scores for included patients

From: Embedding audiological screening within memory clinic care pathway for individuals at risk of cognitive decline—patient perspectives

  Mean (Range) or %
 Age (Years) 73 (57–88)
 Marital status  
  Married 85%
  Separated 10%
  Widowed 5%
 Duration of cognitive symptoms (Months) 26.5 (7–54)
 Family history of a cognitive disorder 30%
 Currently employed 15%
 Currently driving 65%
 History of alcohol misuse 20%
 Smoking status  
  Current smoker 15%
  Ex-smoker 35%
  Never smoked 60%
 History of stroke 20%
 Hypertension 55%
 Type 2 diabetes 15%
 Atrial fibrillation 15%
 Parkinson’s disease 5%
 Ischaemic heart disease 15%
 Number of regular medications 5 (0–10)
 Number of medications with anti-cholinergic effects 0.7 (0–4)
 MMSE 26.4 (21–30)
 Clinical Dementia Rating Scale 0.8 (0–2)
 Clinical Dementia Rating Scale (Sum of Boxes) 0.7 (0.5–7.5)
 AD8 Dementia Screening Interview 3.6 (0–8)