Table 3

Summary of work activity by T25FW category and patient self-reported WMP presence and severity
Work activity Patient-self-reported presence and severity of WMPs T25FW (seconds)
None Mild Moderate Severe P-value no WMPs vs any WMPs <10.99 11–20.99 >21 P-value across groups
Full time, % respondents 46.55 34.70 19.03 9.34 <0.0001 56.00 12.73 38.46 <0.0001
Part time, % respondents 15.77 22.76 17.42 8.24 0.0006 12.00 38.18 19.23 0.0015
Reduced weekly working hours due to MS, % respondents 11.54 25.68 22.37 21.59 <0.0001 22.00 32.50 25.58 0.527
Stopped work due to MS, % respondents 7.16 11.67 28.95 38.07 <0.0001 14.00 15.00 13.95 0.9881
Annual days off work due to MS, mean [SD] 20.86 [43.45] 32.06 [52.39] 55.02 [106.69] 74.14 [120.59] <0.0001 23.81 [28.85] 41.00 [91.33] 75.16 [182.03] 0.2273

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Pike et al. BMC Neurology 2012 12:94   doi:10.1186/1471-2377-12-94

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