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Table 7 Comparison of demographics (age, gender) between survey respondents and all patients discharged

From: Implementing a survey for patients to provide safety experience feedback following a care transition: a feasibility study

  Age Gender
Survey respondents All discharges Survey respondents All discharges
Clinical Area (total number of discharges) Eligible Weighted mean age, years (std dev) Age Range Weighted mean age, years (std dev) Age Range Eligible Weighted gender All discharges weighted gender
Cardiology (3318) 145 66.8 (12.4) 28 to 96 66.2 (15.0) 19 to 100 138 50% male
50% female
54% male
46% female
Care of Older People (2947) 16 77.4 (5.7) 68 to 93 84.6 (6.1) 41 to 105 17 31.2% male
68.8% female
52.7% male
47.3% female
Orthopaedics (3859) 108 60.1 (15.0) 19 to 88 62.8 (17.5) 16 to 105 115 66.1% male
33.9% female
53.6% male
46.4% female
Stroke (1260) 22 62.1 (20.6) 21 to 91 74.3 (13.9) 21 to 103 21 45% male
55% female
43.8% male
56.2% female
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