Table 3

Outcomes in intervention and control groups (intention-to-treat population)

Control (n=100), n (%)Intervention (n=101), n (%)
Transfer to other institutions
 Yes23 (25.4)28 (25.6)
Among these:
 Institution14 (14.0)19 (18.8)
 Rehabilitation3 (3.0)5 (5.0)
 Nursing home6 (6.0)4 (4.0)
Death00
Transfer to ICU13 (13.0)4 (4.0)
Days of hospitalisation (±SD)12.9 (±9.3)12.6 (±7.6)
Hospital readmission14 (14.0)6 (5.9)
  • ICU, intensive care unit.