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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of sample at baseline (n = 348)

From: Testing the psychometric properties of the illness perceptions questionnaire for OCD (IPQ-O)

   Missing data (N)
Age (years)
M, SD (range)
33.16, 12.06 (16-79) 19
Years experiencing OCD
M, SD (range)
18.35, 12.75 (1-72) 10
Gender
N (%)
Female = 262 (75.3%)
Male = 82 (23.6%)
Transgender = 1 (0.3%)
Prefer not to answer = 2 (0.6%)
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Past treatment for OCD received
N (%)
No previous treatment received = 9 (2.3%)
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy = 277 (79.6%)
Other talking therapy = 109 (31.3%)
Medication = 251 (72.1%)
Other treatment = 42 (12.07%)
Total exceeds 100% as some individuals received more than one treatment
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Employment status
N (%)
Employed: 193 (55.5%)
Retired = 12 (3.4%)
Looking after home or family = 21 (6.0%)
Not employed = 41 (11.8%)
Full time student = 54 (15.5%)
Other/prefer not to answer: 26 (7.5%)
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