Table 1

Clinical and demographic characteristics of RRMS patients (n = 72)

Females, n (%)

60 (83)


Age in years, mean ± SD (range)

43 ± 10 (24-61)


RRMS duration in years, mean ± SD (range)

11 ± 6 (1-30)


Annual relapse rate, mean ± SD (range)

1.1 ± 0.4 (0-2)


EDSS*, mean ± SD, [median], (range)

1.7 ± 1.1, [2], (0-5)

Immunomodulatory therapy, n(%)

44 (67)


They have had children, n (%)

32 (53)


EDSS* = Expanded Disability Status Scale; SD = Standard Deviation

Rodrigo et al. BMC Neurology 2011 11:31   doi:10.1186/1471-2377-11-31

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