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Table 1 1-way MANCOVA between the diagnostic groups in terms of thyroid results, with age, 2-way MANCOVA between the short term outcome (factor 1) and diagnostic groups (factor 2) in terms of thyroid results

From: Thyroid function in clinical subtypes of major depression: an exploratory study

  Wilks' Lambda Rao's R df 1 Df 2 p-level          
1-Way MANCOVA 1: Type of depression            
1 0.325 5.052 21 221 0.000          
2-Way MANCOVA 1: Outcome 2: Type of depression          
1 0.430 2.835 7 15 0.043          
2 0.073 5.772 14 30 0.000          
12 0.275 1.942 14 30 0.062          
  Normal Controls N = 60 Depressed patients N = 30 Atypical features N = 10 Melancholic features N = 12 Undifferentiated N = 8 Responders N = 19 Partial responders N = 11
  Mean S.D Mean S.D Mean S.D Mean S.D Mean S.D Mean S.D Mean S.D
FT4 16.32 2.69 14.59 1,59 15.50 1.28 14.15 1.45 14.13 1.83 14.04 1.39 15.55 1.52
FT3 6.03 1.56 5.85 1,00 6.57 1.16 5.30 0.50 5.76 0.85 5.83 1.18 5.88 0.61
TSH 1.31 0.74 1.52 1,21 0.92 0.33 1.42 0.71 2.43 1.92 1.58 0.99 1.43 1.57
TBII 0.89 1.16 8.67 7,93 7.64 3.13 6.31 1.30 13.49 14.41 7.66 2.29 10.40 12.95
TMA 18.80 3.42 124.86 295,08 272.14 477.98 51.35 66.94 51.04 116.07 151.17 362.54 79.43 111.13
TA 15.26 8.52 20.41 9,91 18.23 4.51 23.72 13.93 18.19 6.71 19.05 5.71 22.77 14.72
T4/T3 ratio 2.81 0.64 2.54 0,33 2.41 0.39 2.68 0.31 2.46 0.20 2.46 0.35 2.66 0.28
  1. In both analyses, age, the presence of anxiety disorder and the presence of personality disorder as covariates. Scheffe test served as post-hoc test