N-ADL

AcronymDefinition
N-ADLNishimura's Activities of Daily Living (psychogeriatric research)
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First, the incidence of coexisting physical diseases is higher in VaD patients than AD patients (92% versus 64%); although VaD patients were younger, and the total and each of subscales (gait, daily milieu, clothing, eating, and excretion) of N-ADL scores did not differ between the two groups among the background factors in 2000.
Nishimura, "A new clinical scale for rating of mental stage and activities of daily living of the elderly (NM scale and N-ADL)," Rinsho Seishin Igaku, vol.
No payment Payment (N = 13) (N = 196) Mean age (at 2000) 86.8 [+ or -] 8.4 84.4 [+ or -] 7.0 Sex (M: F) 8:05 49: 147 CDR grade (1: 2: 3 1:08:04 77: 64: 55 at 2000) MMSE score (at 2000) 16.7 [+ or -] 6.6 15.7 [+ or -] 5.0 N-ADL score (at 2000) 25.5 [+ or -] 15.1 31.8 [+ or -] 13.0 P value Mean age (at 2000) 0.233 (t test) Sex (M: F) 0.004 ([chi square] test) CDR grade (1: 2: 3 0.044 ([chi square] test) at 2000) MMSE score (at 2000) 0.601 (t test) N-ADL score (at 2000) 0.141 (t test) TABLE 2: Demographic variables of AD and VaD patients.