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Table 2 Participants’ diagnoses and cognitive impairment

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

  n (%)
Diagnosis  
Cognitive impairment 8 (13.1%)
Dementia 29 (47.5%)
Alzheimer’s disease 16 (26.2%)
Vascular dementia 3 (4.9%)
Multi-infarct dementia 2 (3.3%)
Other (e.g. Toxic dementia) 3 (4.9%)
Baseline-Mini-mental status (score)  
Mild (19–24) 9 (14.8%)
Moderate (10–18) 23 (37.7%)
Severe (0–9) 29 (47.5%)