Table 1: Participant characteristics.

Age rangeGender Disability/Chronic illnessLiving setup

FG155–80 years1 woman, 3 menStrokeAll with partner/spouse
FG268–89 years 4 women, 2 menVision impairedUnknown
FG373–88 years5 women, 2 menMild dementia, vascular disease, Parkinson’s diseaseOn own: 3, with partner/spouse/relative: 4
FG464–98 years 2 women, 2 menArthritis, Parkinson’s diseaseOn own: 4
FG562–85 years2 women, 3 menNoneOn own: 2, with partner/spouse: 3
FG665–76 years4 women, 3 menArthritis, hearing impairedAll live with partner/spouse
FG754–77 years4 women, 3 menParkinson’s Disease, strokeAll live with partner/spouse
FG872–84 years 3 women, 1 manArthritisAll on own
FG963–66 years2 women, 1 manParkinson’s diseaseOn own: 1, with partner/spouse: 2