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Table 1 Sociodemographic information of study samples

From: Somatoform dissociation and posttraumatic stress syndrome – two sides of the same medal? A comparison of symptom profiles, trauma history and altered affect regulation between patients with functional neurological symptoms and patients with PTSD

  DD patients PTSD patients HC Comparison across groups
N 60 39 40  
Gender (f/m) 45/15 33/6 34/6 χ2 = 2.09, p = .35
Age (M ± SD) 42.6 ± 12.31 41.3 ± 9.32 40.6 ± 11.9 H(2) = 0.9, p = .64
Years schooling (M ± SD) 10.8 ± 2.27 10.7 ± 1.59 11.8 ± 1.49 H(2) = 11.69, p = .003
  1. Note. DD dissociative disorder, PTSD posttraumatic stress disorder, HC healthy comparison participants, f female, m male