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Table 2 Time span between the onset of dependency and the request for institutionalisation, according to gender and degree of dependency

From: Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (I-ADL) trigger an urgent request for nursing home admission

Time span between the onset of dependency and the request for institutionalisation Men (n = 31) Women (n = 94)
  O/A B/C Total % O/A B/C Total %
≤ 3 months 6
(75 %)
5
(21,7%)
11 (35,5%) 14
(46,7 %)
17
(26,6%)
31 (33,0%)
3 to 12 months 1
(12,5%)
11
(47,8%)
12 (38,7%) 11
(36,7%)
28
(43,8%)
39 (41,5%)
≥ 12 months 1
(12,5%)
7
(30,4%)
8 (25,8% 5
(16,7%)
19
(29,7%)
24 (25,5%)
Total 8
(100%)
23
(100%)
31 (100%) 30
(100%)
64
(100%)
94 (100%)