Table 8

Between- and within- family effects on measures of psychological wellbeing and health-related quality of life, for 316 patients within 135 family groups
Measure Mean Overall standard deviation Between-family standard deviation Within-family standard deviation
Hospital anxiety and depression scale
Anxiety scale 6.87 3.95 3.59 2.57
Depression scale 2.83 2.70 2.37 1.79
Short form-12 Health-related quality of life
Physical health component summary 51.62 8.07 7.42 5.51
Mental health component summary 49.63 10.51 9.75 6.61

McGorrian et al.

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

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