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Table 3 Patient characteristics (n = 1274)

From: Which tinnitus-related aspects are relevant for quality of life and depression: results from a large international multicentre sample

Age (years), median (IQR) 52 (43; 61)
Tinnitus duration (years), median (IQR) 5.0 (1.6; 11.9)
Sex (N,%)  
   Men 839 (66%)
   Women 435 (34%)
THI totalscore, median (IQR) 46 (30; 66)
Tinnitus severity, (N,%*)  
   Not a problem 16 (1%)
   A small problem 139 (11%)
   A moderate problem 459 (36%)
   A big problem 418 (33%)
   A very big problem 133 (10%)
WHO-QoL Bref: physical health, median (IQR) 14.9 (12.6; 16.6)
WHO-QoL Bref: psychological health, median (IQR) 14.4 (12.0; 16.0)
WHO-QoL Bref: social relationships, median (IQR) 14.7 (12.0; 16.0)
WHO-QoL Bref: environment median (IQR) 16.0 (14.5; 17.5)
BDI total score, median (IQR) 9 (5; 16)
  1. IQR: interquartile range.
  2. %*: do not add up to 100% because of occasional missing values.