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Table 2 Test results for HADS, TAS-20 and SASB, for the 284 patients with T1DM presented for all and gender specified

From: Gender, alexithymia and physical inactivity associated with abdominal obesity in type 1 diabetes mellitus: a cross sectional study at a secondary care hospital diabetes clinic

  Scores a Prevalenceb
  All All Men Women P c
N 284 284 159 125  
HADS      
 HADS-D scores/Depression (≥ 8p) 3 (1, 8; 0–20) 29 (10) 15 (9) 14 (11) 0.70
 HADS-A scores/Anxiety (≥ 8p) 5 (1, 11; 0–18) 86 (34) 39 (24) 57 (46) <0.001
 TAS-20      
 TAS-20 scores/Alexithymia (≥ 61p) 46 (32, 64; 20–81) 42 (15) 19 (12) 23 (18) 0.13
 DIF scores/high DIF (≥ 23 p) 13 (8, 23; 7–31) 32 (11) 12 (8) 20 (16) 0.036
 DDF scores /high DDF (≥ 18 p) 12 (6, 18; 5–32) 30 (11) 17 (11) 13 (10) >0.99
 EOT scores /high EOT (≥ 27 p) 21 (13, 27; 8–33) 31 (11) 23 (14) 8 (6) 0.035
SASBd      
 Self-emancipation scores /high self-emancipation (≥ 66 p)d 50 (34, 66; 8–94) 27 (10) 18 (12) 9 (7) 0.31
 Self-affirmation scores /low self-affirmation (≤ 38 p)d 70 (38, 88; 8–100) 32 (12) 9 (6) 23 (19) 0.001
 Self-love scores /low self-love (≤ 40 p)d 64 (40, 86; 14–100) 31 (11) 11 (7) 20 (16) 0.020
 Self-protection scores /low self-protection (≤ 30 p)d 52 (30, 75; 5–95) 28 (10) 19 (12) 9 (7) 0.23
 Self-control scores /low self-control (≤ 28 p)d 52 (28, 74; 0–98) 33 (12) 18 (12) 15 (12) 0.85
 Self-blame scores /high self-blame (≥ 52 p)d 18 (0, 52; 0–95) 37 (13) 9 (6) 28 (23) <0.001
 Self-hate scores /high self-hate (≥ 50 p)d 16 (0, 50; 0–92) 30 (11) 8 (5) 22 (18) 0.001
 Self-neglect scores /high self-neglect (≥ 48 p)d 22 (5, 48; 0–80) 31 (11) 18 (11) 13 (10) 0.85
  1. aData are median (10th, 90th percentile; min-max)
  2. b N (%)
  3. cFisher’s exact test. dMissing values men/women: n = 3/4