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Table 1 Characteristics of participants at the start of the trial.

From: Internet-versus group-administered cognitive behaviour therapy for panic disorder in a psychiatric setting: a randomised trial

  Internet n = 50 Group n = 54
Age, years: mean (SD) 33.8 (9.7) 34.6 (9.2)
Gender: female, % 64% 59%
Duration of PD, years (SD) 6.0 (9.3) 7.3 (9.6)
Comorbid agoraphobia 86% 83%
On sick leave (part-or fulltime) 20% 26%
Referral: Psychiatric out-patient clinics, % 6% 13%
   General practitioners 63% 52%
   Self-referrals 31% 35%
Any psychotropic medication 44% 46%
   SSRI/SNRI 44% 24%
   Benzodiazepine 10% 15%
   Benzodiazepine derivate/neuroleptic 14% 33%
   Tricyclic antidepressive 4% 5%