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Table 3 Distribution of the HoNOS65+ item (8) “Other mental and behavioral problems” responses among the four profiles

From: Development and validation of clinical profiles of patients hospitalized due to behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia

HoNOS-8 Total N = 542 BPSD-affective n = 233 BPSD-functional n = 95 BPSD-somatic n = 137 BPSD-psychotic n = 77
Total of item 8 rated 1 or more, n (%) 443 (81.7) 195 (83.7) 56 (58.9) 124 (90.5) 68 (88.3)
A) Phobias 2 (0.5) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 2 (2.8)
B) Anxiety and panic 294 (66.4) 133 (68.2) 43 (76.8) 74 (59.7) 44 (64.7)
C) Obsessive-compulsive symptoms 2 (0.5) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 2 (1.6) 0 (0.0)
D) Mental strain and tension 7 (1.6) 6 (3.1) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (1.5)
E) Dissociative or conversion problems 1 (0.2) 1 (0.5) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
F) Somatoform problems 1 (0.2) 1 (0.5) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
G) Eating – over/under 43 (9.7) 18 (9.2) 2 (3.6) 12 (9.7) 11 (16.2)
H) Sleep – hypersomnia/insomnia 64 (14.4) 25 (12.8) 6 (10.7) 25 (20.2) 8 (11.8)
I) Sexual problems 6 (1.4) 2 (1.0) 1 (1.8) 3 (2.4) 0 (0.0)
J) Other 23 (5.2) 9 (4.6) 4 (7.1) 8 (6.5) 2 (2.9)