Table 1

Demographic and clinical characteristics of the group at baseline (n = 254)
Mean (SD) Range n (%)
Sex Male 152 (60)
Female 102 (40)
Age 47 (12) 20–80
Living alone Yes 70 (28)
No 184 (72)
Employed Yes 174 (69)
No 80 (31)
Education Primary school: ≤12 years 153 (60)
University or college: <4 years 52 (21)
University or college: >4 years 49 (19)
Previous climate therapy Yes 140 (55)
No 114 (45)
PASI 7.5 (4.1) 0.4–26.1
Years with psoriasis 24 (13) 1–60
Comorbidity Yes 111 (44)
No 143 (56)

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Langeland et al. BMC Psychology 2013 1:11   doi:10.1186/2050-7283-1-11

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