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Table 3 Centre responsible for diagnosis of each of the diseases (Alzheimer’s disease, dementia with Lewy bodies or both together)

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

  Alzheimer’s disease Dementia with Lewy bodies Alzheimer’s disease and dementia with Lewy bodies
  P = 0.122c
    P = 0.777d
  P = 0.038a , b   
  n % n % n %
Neurologist in liberal 30 3 3 2 0 0
Memory centre 300 30 26 20 4 14
Memory Resource and Research Centre 670 67 102 78 24 86
Total 1000 100 131 100 28 100
  1. Fisher’s exact test
  2. aMeans statiscally significant difference in terms of type of centre responsible for the diagnosis of AD versus DLB
  3. bThe difference between Alzheimer's disease and dementia with Lewy bodies
  4. c(NS), it is the difference between Alzheimer's disease and (AD and DLB)
  5. d(NS), it is the difference between Dementia with Lewy bodies and (AD and DLB)