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Table 3 Study measurement and descriptive statistics in women attending group-based patient education (GPE) course

From: Anxiety and depression symptoms among women attending group-based patient education courses for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer

Measure T1 = 2 weeks before GPE course T2 = 2 weeks after GPE course
N Mean SD % N Mean SD % p-value
HADS-anxiety (range: 0–21) 100 6.2 4.1   74 5.2 3.9   0.003 a
HADS-A score ≥ 8 29    29.0 14    18.9 0.065 b
HADS-depression (range: 0–21) 100 2.8 3.3   74 2.6 3.2   0.211 a
HADS-D ≥ 8 10    10.0 6    8.1 1.000 b
TMSI-monitors (range: 12–60) 99 42.8 7.4       
Situation specific self-efficacy (range: 1–11) 100 8.9 1.4       
  1. Abbreviations: SD standard deviation, HADS Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale, TMSI Threatening Medical Situations Inventory
  2. a Paired samples t-test
  3. b McNemar’s exact test