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Table 1 Participant socio-demographic and clinical information

From: Feasibility of salivary cortisol collection in patients and companions attending dementia diagnostic meetings in memory clinics

  Patient (N = 8)
Mean (SD or %)
Companion (N = 7)
Mean (SD or %)
Age 68.5 (13.2) 61.8 (13.33)
Sex
 Female 4 (50.0%) 4 (57.1%)
 Male 4 (50.0%) 3 (42.9%)
Marital status
 Married/partnership 5 (62.5%) 6 (85.7%)
 Single 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
 Divorced 1 (12.5%) 0 (0%)
 Widowed 2 (25.0%) 1 (14.3%)
Ethnicity
 White British 7 (87.5%) 0 (0%)
 White and Black Caribbean 1 (12.5%) 7 (100%)
Companion relationship
 Spouse 5 (62.5%)  
 Daughter/son 1 (12.5%)  
 Friend 2 (25.0%)  
Diagnosis
 Alzheimer’s disease 2 (25.0%)  
 Mild cognitive impairment 3 (37.5%)  
 Anxiety or stress 1 (12.5%)  
 No diagnosis—further tests 2 (25.0%)  
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