Table 1

Summary of daytime activity in case study homes, baseline versus follow-up
Behaviour category codes (BCC)[18,19] Timepoint Homea
Intervention, % change Control, % change
1 3 4 6 7 8 2 5
Active social interaction Baseline 4 5 14 7 9 10 9 15
Follow-up 4 5 13 8 9 11 12 25
Difference 0 0 −1 1 0 1 3 10
Eating/drinking Baseline 22 22 17 20 29 21 23 27
Follow-up 23 22 17 30 35 29 25 28
Difference 1 0 0 10 6 8 2 1
Recreational activity (not exercise) Baseline 15 22 23 27 30 15 20 31
Follow-up 16 37 33 17 23 13 19 30
Difference 1 15 10 −10 −7 −2 −1 −1
Exercise Baseline 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0
Follow-up 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
Difference 0 0 0 0 0 −1 0 0
Passive social interaction Baseline 27 28 28 14 12 28 27 13
Follow-up 32 16 14 14 17 25 25 11
Difference 5 −12 −14 0 5 −3 −2 −2
Socially inactive Baseline 29 14 16 29 17 15 15 11
Follow-up 21 12 22 28 13 11 16 5
Difference −8 −2 6 −1 −4 −4 1 −6
Walking/wandering Baseline 4 9 2 3 3 5 7 2
Follow-up 4 8 1 3 3 6 3 1
Difference 0 −1 −1 0 0 1 −4 −1

aData based on between 12 and 14 observation sweeps of 90 minutes each covering the period from 10.30 AM in the morning to 17.30 PM in each of the 8 case study homes and is a mean percentage of the sweeps. Change is follow-up minus baseline.

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Ellard et al. BMC Medicine 2014 12:1   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-12-1

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