Table 4

HADS and SF-12v2 results, with specific focus on the younger patients
Younger group (age<25) (n=60) Older group (age 25 and over) (n=252) Test statistic, p value
HADS-A: Mean (SD) 6.60 (3.94) 6.93 (3.97) t=0.57, p=0.56
HADS-D: Median (IQR) 1 (3) 2 (4) z=3.47, p=0.0005
PCS-12: Mean (SD) 53.34 (7.04) 51.21 (8.26) t=−1.80, p=0.074
MCS-12: Mean (SD) 50.37 (10.12) 49.46 (10.62) t=−0.59, p=0.56

HADS-A Hospital anxiety and depression scale anxiety subscale HADS-D Hospital anxiety and depression scale depression subscale SD Standard deviation PCS-12. Physical health component summary MCS-12 Mental health component summary.

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McGorrian et al. BMC Medical Genetics 2013 14:1   doi:10.1186/1471-2350-14-1

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