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Table 2 EQ-5D-3L responses

From: A comparison of health utility scores calculated using United Kingdom and Canadian preference weights in persons with alzheimer’s disease and their caregivers

   Persons with AD – n (%) Caregivers – n (%)
   Age < 65 Years (n = 13) Age ≥ 65 Years (n = 203) Age < 65 Years (n = 76) Age ≥ 65 Years (n = 140)
Mobility No problems 12 (92) 140 (69) 69 (91) 81 (58)
  Some problems 1 (8) 62 (31) 7 (9) 59 (42)
  Confined to bed 0 (0) 1 (<1) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Self-care No problems 12 (92) 181 (89) 76 (100) 134 (96)
  Some problems 1 (8) 21 (10) 0 (0) 6 (4)
  Unable to wash or dress 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
  Missing 0 (0) 1 (<1) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Usual activities No problems 8 (62) 143 (70) 68 (90) 88 (63)
  Some problems 5 (38) 57 (28) 8 (10) 50 (36)
  Unable to wash or dress 0 (0) 2 (1) 0 (0) 2 (1)
  Missing 0 (0) 1 (< 1) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Pain/discomfort No 12 (92) 133 (66) 51 (67) 60 (43)
  Moderate 1 (8) 69 (34) 24 (32) 76 (54)
  Extreme 0 (0) 1 (< 1) 1 (1) 4 (3)
Anxiety/depression No 8 (62) 151 (74) 52 (68) 92 (66)
  Moderate 5 (13) 48 (24) 23 (30) 46 (32)
  Extreme 0 (0) 3 (2) 1 (1) 2 (1)
  Missing 0 (0) 1 (< 1) 0 (0) 0 (0)
  1. Note. AD Alzheimer’s Disease