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Table 1 Demographic and sample characteristics (means (SD) or number). MDE = Major Depressive Episodes according to M.I.N.I. SSRI = participants currently using an antidepressant belonging to the Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors. ISCED = International Standard Classification of Education. P-values from Pearson Chi-Square test are presented for dichotomous variables

From: Effects of Attentional Bias Modification on residual symptoms in depression: a randomized controlled trial

  Placebo (n = 148) ABM (n = 153) p-value
Age 41.5 (13.6) 40.2 (12.7) .68
Gender (females) 103 109 .68
Education Level (ISCED) 5.9 (1.2) 6.0 (1.1) .79
Medication (current SSRI) 43 38 .43
Number of previous MDE 4.1 (4.6) 4.1 (4.9) .92
Symptoms at baseline:
 BDI-II 13.8 (9.7) 14.9 (10.5) .23
 HRSD 8.3 (5.0) 9.2 (5.9) .12
 BAI-II 9.0 (7.4) 9.6 (9.4) .54