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Table 1 Sample characteristics

From: How to implement geriatric co-management in your hospital? Insights from the G-COACH feasibility study

Characteristics Sample
Age, mean (SD) 83.8 (4.7)
Male gender, n (%) 76 (50.3)
Living situation, n (%)
 Home 139 (92.1)
 Service flat 4 (2.6)
 Retirement home 8 (5.3)
Katz ADL index (score 6–18), mean (SD) 8.0 (2.6)
Mini Cog < 3 (score 0–5), n (%) 74 (49.0)
Geriatric Depression Scale (score 0–10), mean (SD) 1.6 (2.1)
Mini Nutritional Assessment (score 0–14), mean (SD) 10.2 (2.4)
Stratification to intervention group, n (%)
 Low risk for functional decline 52 (34.4)
 High risk for functional decline 64 (42.8)
 Acute complication 35 (23.2)
  1. Abbreviations: ADL Activities of Daily Living, SD Standard Deviation; Note: The values underlined in the scales indicate the ‘best’ score