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Table 3 Pain location and intensity

From: Quality of life and pain in premenopausal women with major depressive disorder: The POWER Study

Location of pain Controls n = 36 MDD n = 70 P
head/neck 16.7% 48.6% 0.0008
no pain 63.9% 42.9% n.s.
legs 8.3% 22.9% n.s.
back 11.1% 20% n.s.
arms 5.6% 17.1% n.s.
generalized 0% 4.2% n.s.
Brief Pain Inventory n = 19 n = 53  
Intensity of current pain 0.2 +/- 0.5 1 +/- 1.8 n.s.