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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of patients in the three disease groups: dementia with Lewy bodies, Alzheimer’s disease and dual pathology

From: Long-term cognitive outcome of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia with Lewy bodies: dual disease is worse

  DLB AD AD + DLB P value
Age, years 74.4 ± 8.4 77.3 ± 8.1 79.1 ± 7.46 <0.001
Sex, male 52.2 34.9 43.6 <0.001
Education levela 3.1 ± 1.1 2.8 ± 1.1 2.9 ± 1.1 <0.001
  1. Continuous variables are shown as mean (SD) and categorical variables as percent
  2. AD Alzheimer’s disease, DLB Dementia with Lewy bodies
  3. a Considered as a discrete variable