Table 1

The characteristics of participants (N = 46) and uninterested caregivers who completed study measures (N = 21)

Participant characteristics

Consent Groups


Yes

No*


N

Col. %

N

Col. %


Gender

F

21

60.0%

4

36.4%

M

14

40.0%

7

63.6%


Age Group

<50

17

48.6%

6

54.5%

51-64

14

40.0%

5

45.5%

65+

4

11.4%

0

0%


Relationship

Daughter

17

48.6%

4

36.4%

Son

13

37.1%

7

63.6%

Spouse

2

5.7%

0

0%

Other

3

8.6%

0

0%


* Caregivers who were not interested in the study but agreed to complete study measures during a phone interview.

Chiu and Eysenbach BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2010 10:73   doi:10.1186/1472-6947-10-73

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