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Table 1 Health staffs’ perception of factors that should be considered in older individuals’ discharge planning (N = 20)

From: Older people in custody in a forensic psychiatric facility, prevalence of dementia, and community reintegration needs: an exploratory analysis

Discharge Needs Social Worker % (n) Primary Nurse % (n) % Agreement κ p-value
Chronic illness 65 (13) 80 (16) 65 0.146 .482
Cognitive limitations 65 (13) 65 (13) 70 0.341 .128
Physical limitations 55 (11) 55 (11) 70 0.394 .078
Mental health challenges 60 (12) 55 (11) 65 0.286 .199