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Table 3 Distribution of outcomes at 30 days after discharge by cognitive spectrum disorder

From: Living at home after emergency hospital admission: prospective cohort study in older adults with and without cognitive spectrum disorder

  No cognitive spectrum disorders Any cognitive spectrum disorders Delirium alone Known dementia alone Delirium superimposed on known dementia Unspecified cognitive impairment
No. of patients (%; 95%CI) No. of patients (%; 95%CI) No. of patients (%; 95%CI) No. of patients (%; 95%CI) No. of patients (%; 95%CI) No. of patients (%; 95%CI)
Living at home (n = 5007) 3645 (93.4; 92.6–94.1) 1362 (81.7; 79.8–83.5) 704 (85.8; 83.2–88.0) 270 (80.6; 76.0–84.4) 197 (69.1; 63.5–74.2) 191 (84.5; 79.2–88.7)
Not living at home
All (n = 563) 258 (6.6; 5.9–7.4) 305 (18.3; 16.5–20.2) 117 (14.3; 12.0–16.8) 65 (19.4; 15.5–24.0) 88 (30.9; 25.8–36.5) 35 (15.5; 11.4–20.8)
 Dead (n = 122) 85 (2.2; 1.8–2.7) 37 (2.2; 1.6–3.0) 20 (2.4; 1.6–3.7) 7 (2.1; 1.0–4.3) 4 (1.4; 0.6–3.6) 6 (2.7; 1.2–5.7)
 In-hospital (n = 213) 120 (3.1; 2.6–3.7) 93 (5.6; 4.6–6.8) 48 (5.9; 4.4–7.7) 23 (6.9; 4.6–10.1) 11 (3.9; 2.2–6.8) 11 (4.9; 2.7–8.5)
 Care home (n = 228) 53 (1.4; 1.0–1.8) 175 (10.5; 9.1–12.1) 49 (6.0; 4.6–7.8) 35 (10.5; 7.6–14.2) 73 (25.6; 20.9–31.0) 18 (8.0; 5.1–12.2)
  1. 95%CI 95% confidence interval