Table 2

Baseline characteristics of patients identified as having dementia by study arm

Workshop (n=112)Tutorial on CD Rom (n=102)DSS (n=163)Control (n=73)P value*
Mean (SD) age85.5 (5.4)86.0 (5.9)84.9 (6.6)85.1 (6.3)0.5
Female (%)79.579.479.172.60.6
In residential care (%)67.058.845.844.40.002
  • DSS=decision support software.

  • * For difference between arms.