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Table 1 Descriptive characteristics of participants.

From: Identifying bereaved subjects at risk of complicated grief: Predictive value of questionnaire items in a cohort study

  All ICG >42 BDI >9 Item C >4
  n % n % n % n %
All 276 100 54 19.6 98 35.5 39 14.1
Population         
   Palliative sample 74 26.8 16 21.6 36 48.6 11 14.9
   Cpr sample 202 73.2 38 18.8 62 30.7 28 13.9
Gender         
   Female 165 59.8 37 22.4 65 39.4 18 10.9
   Male 111 40.2 17 15.3 33 29.7 21 18.9
Age         
   15-65 62 22.5 12 19.4 30 48.4 8 12.9
   66-69 65 23.6 13 20.0 20 30.8 7 10.8
   70-73 71 25.7 13 18.3 23 32.4 9 12.7
   74-83 78 28.3 16 20.5 25 32.1 15 19.2
  1. ICG-R = Inventory of Complicated Grief - Revised.
  2. BDI = Beck's Depression Inventory.
  3. Item C = "Even while my relative was dying, I felt a sense of purpose in my life".