Table 1

Demographic Characteristics of the TCOM Sample (n = 100)

Variable

n

(%)


Gender

Male

56

(56.0)

Female

44

(44.0)


Race/Ethnicity

White/Caucasian

82

(82.0)

Black/African American

12

(12.0)

Hispanic

5

(5.0)

Other

1

(1.0)


Highest Grade Completed*

Less than High School

8

(8.0)

High School

24

(24.0)

More than High School

67

(67.0)


Mean

(sd)**


Age

73.4

5.6

Number of Medications

11.4

5.1

Number of Medication Classes

7.7

2.9


*Highest grade completed is missing for one respondent.

** sd = standard deviation

Cardarelli et al. BMC Family Practice 2011 12:142   doi:10.1186/1471-2296-12-142

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