Table 2

Effect sizes in between analysis (BT)

Variable

ES BT


Relaxation technique

Autogenic Training

,41791

Progressive Relaxation

,55404

Meditation

,85881

Applied relaxation

,94900

Multi-modality

,42650

Other techniques

,43118

Typology of subjects

Students/Volunteers

,73034

Patients with physical diseases

,38598

Patients with psychological of psychosomatic diseases

,46727

Group/Individual

Group

,55136

Individual

,48369

Homework

Yes

,61482

No

,39472

Assessment

STAI – State anxiety

,53128

STAI – Trait anxiety

,74700

Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale

,14055

Beck Anxiety Inventory

,94900

Other questionnaires

,61879


Manzoni et al. BMC Psychiatry 2008 8:41   doi:10.1186/1471-244X-8-41

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