Table 1 Participant characteristics
Intervention armControl arm
(n=20)(n=21)
n (%)n (%)
GenderMale5 (25)10 (48)
Female15 (75)11 (52)
Age (years)40–545 (25)7 (33.3)
55–647 (35)7 (33.3)
65–745 (25)4 (19)
75–843 (15)3 (14.3)
Relationship to person with dementiaSpouse or partner Child10 (50)7 (33)
10 (50)14 (67)
Carer and person with dementia currently live together?Yes11 (55)10 (48)
No9 (45)11 (52)
EthnicityWhite British16 (80)13 (62)
Other White3 (15)3 (14)
Asian1 (5)2 (9)
African-English0 (0)1 (5)
Black Caribbean0 (0)1 (5)
Other: Hispanic mixed0 (0)1 (5)