Table 1.

Baseline and follow-up functional ability of vascular CIND patients (n = 32) who survived and did not progress to dementia 5 years later

ItemCSHA1CSHA2
Values are expressed as n (%).
CSHA = Canadian Study of Health and Aging.
Difficulty with household chores?
    No difficulty26 (81)20 (63)
    Slight difficulty2 (6)1 (3)
    Great difficulty4 (12)11 (34)
Difficulty managing money?
    No difficulty26 (81)25 (78)
    Slight difficulty3 (9)1 (3)
    Great difficulty3 (9)6 (19)
Difficulty feeding self?
    No difficulty29 (91)28 (88)
    Slight difficulty3 (9)2 (6)
    Great difficulty2 (6)
Difficulty dressing?
    No difficulty30 (94)23 (72)
    Some help needed2 (6)1 (3)
    Completely unable8 (25)
Incontinent?
    No24 (75)22 (69)
    Wets occasionally4 (13)4 (13)
    Wets often4 (12)6 (18)