Behavioural Neurology / 2018 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Psychometric Properties of the Dental Activities Test: An Exploratory Factor Analysis in Older Adults with Cognitive Impairment

Table 1

Percent of participants responding correctly to individual DAT items.

Percent of participants responding correctly to the item ()

Item 1: determining a medication schedule following instructions19
Item 2: rinsing mouth66
Item 3: opening and closing mouth87
Item 4: moving tongue73
Item 5: brushing teeth—person with teeth or denture72
Item 6: putting toothpaste on a toothbrush62
Item 7: locating the lower front teeth with a finger78
Item 8: describing the status of the upper right front tooth63
Item 9: making a decision about a hypothetical acute oral infection64

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