Table 1

Characteristics for the total group and men with or without lifetime history of mood disorder and anxiety disorder
Mood disorder Anxiety disorder
Total Yes No P Yes No P
Number = 942 Number = 160 Number = 782 Number = 60 Number = 882
Age at interview (years) 59.3 (45.7, 73.2) 52.8 (42.6, 64.4) 60.9 (46.9, 75.4) <0.001 56.2 (41.1, 64.3) 59.9 (46.0, 74.0) 0.013
Body mass index (kg/m2) 27.1 (24.7, 29.6) 27.1 (24.6, 29.6) 27.1 (24.8, 29.8) 0.671 27.7 (25.1, 30.3) 27.1 (24.6, 29.6) 0.257
Socioeconomic status (IRSAD) Quintile 1 (most disadvantaged) 153 (16.2%) 24 (15.0%) 129 (16.5%) 0.581 6 (10.0%) 147 (16.7%) 0.147
Quintile 2 189 (20.1%) 27 (16.9%) 162 (20.7%) 12 (20.0%) 177 (20.1%)
Quintile 3 182 (19.3%) 29 (18.1%) 153 (19.6%) 8 (13.3%) 174 (19.7%)
Quintile 4 202 (21.4%) 37 (23.1%) 165 (21.1%) 13 (21.7%) 189 (21.4%)
Quintile 5 216 (22.9%) 43 (26.9%) 173 (22.1%) 21 (35.0%) 195 (22.1%)
Physically active 674 (71.9%) 108 (67.5%) 566 (72.8%) 0.179 46 (76.7%) 628 (71.5%) 0.392
Smokers (current) 105 (11.2%) 23 (14.5%) 82 (10.5%) 0.153 10 (16.7%) 95 (10.8%) 0.166
Alcohol consumption (g/day) 12.4 (2.2, 28.8) 17.3 (2.0, 34.3) 11.9 (2.2, 28.3) 0.156 20.3 (2.8, 28.7) 12.0 (2.8, 28.7) 0.179
Musculoskeletal disease 706 (77.0%) 123 (79.4%) 583 (76.5%) 0.443 47 (79.7%) 659 (76.8%) 0.614
Thyroid disorders 21 (2.2%) 4 (2.5%) 17 (2.2%) 0.799 4 (6.7%) 17 (1.9%) 0.016
Metabolic risk factors 665 (74.3%) 107 (72.8%) 558 (74.6%) 0.646 46 (79.3%) 619 (74.0%) 0.367
GORD 124 (13.2%) 29 (18.1%) 95 (12.1%) 0.042 16 (26.7%) 108 (12.2%) 0.001
Gastrointestinal disorders 164 (17.4%) 31 (19.4%) 133 (17.0%) 0.472 16 (26.7%) 148 (16.8%) 0.051
Recurrent headaches 50 (5.3%) 15 (9.4%) 35 (4.5%) 0.012 2 (3.3%) 48 (5.4%) 0.481
Syncope and seizures 157 (16.7%) 37 (23.1%) 120 (15.4%) 0.016 12 (20.0%) 145 (16.4%) 0.474
Cardiovascular disease 598 (68.5%) 91 (65.5%) 507 (69.1%) 0.401 34 (63.0%) 564 (68.9%) 0.366
Pulmonary disease All 178 (18.9%) - - 11 (18.3%) 167 (18.9%) 0.908
<60 years old 90/478 (18.8%) 19/109 (17.4%) 71/369 (19.2%) 0.671 - - -
≥60 years old 88/464 (19.0%) 18/51 (35.3%) 70/416 (17%) 0.002 - - -
Liver disorders 55 (5.8%) 16 (10%) 39 (5%) 0.014 3 (5.0%) 52 (5.9%) 0.775
Cancer 162 (17.2%) 20 (12.5%) 142 (18.2%) 0.084 8 (13.3%) 154 (17.5%) 0.412
Psoriasis 41 (4.3%) 9 (5.6%) 32 (4.1%) 0.387 5 (8.3%) 36 (4.1%) 0.118
High medical burden 548 (62.2%) 90 (62.9%) 458 (62.1%) 0.843 40 (70.2%) 508 (61.7%) 0.199

Values are given as median (interquartile range) or number (%). Missing data: BMI, number = 28; physically active, number = 4; smokers, number = 5; musculoskeletal disease, number = 25; metabolic risk factors, number = 47; cardiovascular disease, number = 69; high medical burden, number = 61. GORD, gastro oesophageal reflux disease; IRSAD, Index of Relative Socioeconomic Advantage/Disadvantage.

Sanna et al.

Sanna et al. BMC Medicine 2013 11:110   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-11-110

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