Table 1

Participants

CarerHealthy older peoplePerson living with dementiaRegistered nurseStaff
n22207823
Phase 1 (Tool development) participants14207NA20
Phase 2 (Tool feedback) participants8*NA3*83
Gender, female, n (%)16 (76.2)11 (55.0)3 (42.8)8 (100.0)22 (95.7)
Age, Mean (SD)69.2 (8.7)73.3 (5.0)66.0 (11.6)34 (9.6)49.0 (7.3)
Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA), Mean (SD)8.0 (2.4)8.95 (1.5)7.1 (3.7)
Years since diagnosis, M (SD)5.4 (4.0)4.5 (2.2)
Years in current role, M (SD)4.6 (3.7)7.1 (9.1)
Years of experience with dementia, M (SD)10 (7.6)20 (9.7)
  • *Note some of these participants were interviewed in both exploration and feedback phases of the study.