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Table 2 Changes of clinical global impression during escitalopram therapy (N = 148*)

From: Impact of gender, depression severity and type of depressive episode on efficacy and safety of escitalopram: an observational study on major depressive disorder patients in southern India

CGI Week 4, n (%) Week 8, n (%) Week 12, n (%)
CGI-S (severity)
 Normal 0 (0) 4 (2.70) 36 (24.32)
 Marginally ill 1 (0.68) 27 (18.24) 24 (16.22)
 Mildly ill 93 (62.84) 79 (53.38) 61 (41.22)
 Moderately ill 24 (16.22) 23 (15.54) 16 (10.81)
 Markedly ill 27 (18.24) 15 (10.14) 11 (7.43)
 Severely ill 3 (2.03) 0 (0) 0 (0)
 Most extremely ill 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
CGI-I (improvement)
 Very much improved 2 (1.35) 28 (18.92) 54 (36.49)
 Much improved 57 (38.51) 52 (35.14) 36 (24.32)
 Minimally improved 64 (43.24) 60 (40.54) 53 (35.81)
 No change 25 (16.89) 8 (5.41) 5 (3.38)
 Minimally worse 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
 Much worse 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
 Very much worse 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
  1. *N - Total number of study subjects