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Table 1 Demographic and clinical data of the study sample at baseline (n = 137)

From: Preference-based Health status in a German outpatient cohort with multiple sclerosis

Variable RRMS SPMS PPMS Total
  % (n) % (n) % (n) % n
Females % (n) 67.7 (63) 29.1 (27) 3.2 (3) 100 (93)
Males % (n) 65.9 (29) 25.0 (11) 9.1 (4) 100 (44)
  Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD )
Age (years) 36.4 (9.7) 50.4 (8.9) 50.5 (10.4) 41.1 (11.3)
Disease duration (years) 5.3 (5.1) 13.6 (8.1) 8.3 (11.7) 7.3 (7.2)
MSFC Z-composite score 0.100 (0.632) −0.670 (0.654) −0.882 (1.128) - 0.121 (0.750)
M-FIS sum score 33.2 (20.4) 44.1 (13.7) 40.6 (15.2) 36.4 (18.6)
FAMS sum score 120.3 (33.2) 101.7 (26.3) 98.1 (27.6) 113.3 (32.4)
EQ-5D index score 0.83 (0.18) 0.64 (2.78) 0.64 (0.26) 0.77 (0.23)
EQ VAS 68.4 (18.2) 50.6 (18.4) 44.8 (20.1) 62.0 (20.5)
BDI sum score 14.7 (10.2) 14.5 (8.6) 16.2 (11.2) 14.7 (10.4)
EDSS score 2.6 (1.5) 5.4 (1.5) 5.9 (1.2) 3.5 (2.0)
  1. MSFC: Multiple Sclerosis Functional Composite, M-FIS: Modified Fatigue Impact Scale, FAMS: Functional Assessment in Multiple Sclerosis, EQ-5D: EuroQoL, EQ VAS: Visual Analogue Scale, BDI: Beck Depression Inventory II, EDSS: Extended Disability Symptom Scale; SD: standard deviation.