Skip to main content

Table 2 MADRS scores (median, range) and comparison between groups

From: Depression in Dercum’s disease and in obesity: A case control study

MADRS Dercum Control Dercum patients vs. Control patients p-value
patients (n = 111) patients (n = 40)
Mood 1 (0–5) 0 (0–3) 0.018
Feelings of unease 2 (0–5) 0 (0–2) 0.40
Sleep 4 (0–6) 0 (0–4) 0.19
Appetite 0 (0–5) 0 (0–4) 0.60
Ability to concentrate 2 (0–5) 0 (0–2) 0.051
Initiative 2 (0–6) 0 (0–4) 0.092
Emotional involvement 2 (0–5) 0 (0–2) 0.074
Pessimism 1 (0–4) 0 (0–4) 0.022
Zest for life 1 (0–6) 0 (0–3) 0.009
Total score 14 (0–38) 4 (0–18) 0.014