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Table 1 Sociodemographic and clinical characteristics of participants

From: Quality of life and factors affecting it in patients with Alzheimer’s disease: a cross-sectional study

  Mean SD
Patient characteristics
 Gender Female (%) 66.3  
 CDR (%): 1 / 2 68.4/31.6  
 Age 73.58 9.37
 Years of education 8.03 4.54
 MMSE 17.38 4.31
 NPI 22.86 18.82
 ADL 91.02 15.43
 IADL 4.59 2.69
 NPI-Distress 11.85 9.52
 QoL-AD-SR 38.30 4.26
Caregiver characteristics
 Gender Female (%) 59.2  
 Age 56.85 13.64
 Years of education 11.75 4.91
 Caregiving period 3.03 2.41
 Relationship with the patient
  Child (%) 53.1  
  Spouse (%) 46.9  
  QoL-AD-PR 31.58 4.85
  1. Abbreviations: ADL Activities of Daily Living, IADL Instrumental ADL, MMSE Mini-mental State Examination, NPI Neuropsychiatric Inventory, QoL-AD Quality of Life in Alzheimer’s Disease, QoL-AD-SR QoL-AD Self-Rating, QoL-AD-PR QoL-AD Proxy Rating, CDR Clinical Dementia Rating