Table 3

Age and sex of participants

Age (years)No (%)
*37 patients (52%) were living alone before their ILVS appointment and one patient’s living arrangements had altered to living alone when followed up 6 months later.
34–552 (3)
56–7014 (19)
71–8538 (54)
86 and over17 (24)
Sex
Female49 (69)
Male22 (31)
Seen by ILVS before?
Yes16 (22)
No55 (78)
Live alone?
Yes38 (54)*
No33 (46)