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Table 2 Overall results of PWD and caregivers assessment (n=29)

From: Needs of patients with dementia and their caregivers in primary care: lessons learned from the Alzheimer plan of Quebec

Patient’s memory issues Mean SD Range
Mini–Mental State Examination (MMSE) 25.66 4.56 9-30
Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) 21.31 5.21 8-28
NPI
 12 item NPI score 5.34 6.60 0-20
QOL-AD
 Scored by patient (n=29) 37.83 5.79 24-47
 Scored by caregiver (n=25) 34.76 6.95 19-48
CANE
 Patient-reported met needs (n=29) 4,48 2,52 2-11
 Patient-reported unmet needs (n=29) 0,55 0,91 0-4
 Patient-reported total needs (n=29) 5,03 2,56 2-12
 Caregiver-reported met needs (n=25) 5,08 2,55 2-11
 Caregiver -reported unmet needs (n=25) 0,80 0,87 0-3
 Caregiver -reported total needs (n=25) 5,88 2,77 2-12
CNA-D
 Caregiver reported number of moderate or serious problems (n=25) 3.12 2.35 0-7
 Caregiver reported meet needs (n=25) 0.52 0.77 0-2
 Caregiver reported unmet needs (n=25) 3.16 3.20 0-10