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Table 1 Participant demographics

From: A randomised controlled trial of the use of aromatherapy and hand massage to reduce disruptive behaviour in people with dementia

  n (%)
Gender  
Male 25 (41%)
Female 26 (59%)
Age  
60-69 1 (1.6%)
70-79 10 (16.4%)
80-89 43 (70.5%)
90 & older 7 (11.5%)
Living setting  
Hostel 14 (23%)
Nursing home 28 (46%)
Special care unit 19 (31%)
Care level  
High care 53 (86.9%)
Low care 8 (13.1%)
Sensory deficits  
(1 or more could be chosen)  
Hearing 25 (41.0%)
Vision 51 (83.6%)
Pain 19 (31.1%)
Mobility  
Mobile 18 (29.5%)
Wheelchair 3 (4.9%)
Walking stick 2 (3.3%)
Mobile Walker 20 (32.8%)
Chair-fast (not mobile) 18 (29.5)