Table 4

Professional and caregiver ratings of need in individual CANE areas
Professional (rater) vs caregiver (n = 125) Rater met need (%) Caregiver met need (%) Rater unmet need (%) Caregiver unmet need (%) K K/ Km
Accommodation 8 (6.5) 9 (7.3) 11 (8.9) 10 (8.1) 0.97** 1.00
Looking after home 104 (83.9) 108 (87.1) 7 (5.6) 2 (1.6) 0.84** 1.00
Food 108 (87.1) 106 (86.2) 4 (3.2) 4 (3.2) 0.97** 1.00
Self-Care 70 (56.5) 72 (58.1) 12 (9.7) 9 (7.3) 0.96** 1.00
Caring for another another 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) # #
Daytime Activities Activities 40 (32.3) 42 (33.9) 64 (51.6) 51 (41.1) 0.76** 0.89
Memory 116 (93.5) 117 (94.4) 7 (5.6) 7 (5.6) 0.85** 0.85
Eyesight/Hearing Hearing 34 (27.4) 37 (29.8) 27 (21.8) 25 (20.2) 0.93** 0.97
Mobility 43 (34.7) 47 (37.9) 10 (8.1) 6 (4.8) 0.94** 1.00
Continence 29 (23.4) 29 (23.4) 6 (4.8) 6 (4.8) 1.00** 1.00
Physical Health Health 81 (65.3) 80 (64.5) 7 (5.6) 6 (4.8) 0.95** 0.98
Drugs 84 (67.7) 86 (69.4) 9 (7.3) 6 (4.8) 0.95** 1.00
Psychotic Symptoms 12 (9.7) 13 (10.5) 11 (8.9) 9 (7.3) 0.95** 1.00
Psychological Distress 23 (18.5) 26 (21.0) 36 (29.0) 33 (26.6) 0.93** 0.97
Information 28 (22.6) 25 (20.2) 10 (8.1) 13 (10.5) 0.95** 1.00
Deliberate Self-Harm Self-Harm 3 (2.4) 3 (2.4) 6 (4.8) 6 (4.8) 1.00** 1.00
Accidental Self-Harm Self-Harm 30 (24.2) 30 (24.2) 15 (12.1) 13 (10.5) 0.94** 0.97
Abuse/Neglect 10 (8.1) 10 (8.1) 2 (1.6) 2 (1.6) 1.00** 1.00
Behaviour 9 (7.3) 9 (7.3) 5 (4.0) 5 (4.0) 1.00** 1.00
Alcohol 3 (2.4) 3 (2.4) 3 (2.4) 3 (2.4) 1.00** 1.00
Company 14 (11.3) 17 (13.7) 44 (35.5) 37 (29.8) 0.87** 0.97
Intimate Relationships 4 (3.2) 4 (3.2) 9 (7.3) 8 (6.5) 0.96** 1.00
Money 101 (81.5) 101 (81.5) 3 (2.4) 3 (2.4) 1.00** 1.00
Benefits 12 (9.7) 11 (8.9) 1 (0.8) 1 (0.8) 1.00** 1.00

**p < 0.01; * p < 0.05; K = Kappa; Km = Maximum attainable kappa; K/Km = Maximum agreement reached.

# Kappa coefficient could not be calculated because of insufficiently spread data.

Miranda-Castillo et al.

Miranda-Castillo et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:43   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-43

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