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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the subjects

From: Cognitive performance in patients with chronic tension-type headache and its relation to neuroendocrine hormones

Variables CTTH
N 100
I
Depression
N 97
II
Control
N 105
III
p
Age in years
mean ± SD 35.31 ± 6.95 36.24 ± 7.20 35.51 ± 7.35 NS
Male no. 40 34 42 NS
% 40% 35.10% 40%
Female no. 60 63 63
% 60% 64.90% 60%
Years of education in years NS
mean ± SD 8.48 ± 3.04 8.09 ± 2.89 8.66 ± 3.19
BDI score I vs II
p < 0.001
I vs III
p < 0.01
II vs III
p < 0.001
mean ± SD 23.04 ± 7.37 25.73 ± 5.19 4.74 ± 1.69
MoCA score I vs III
p < 0.001
II vs III
p < 0.001
mean ± SD 21.92 ± 4.13 21.72 ± 4.30 27.12 ± 1.33
  1. CTTH = chronic tension-type headache, BDI = Beck’s Depression Inventory, MoCA = Montreal Cognitive Assessment. Significance level was set at p < 0.05