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Table 2 Univariate analysis of exercise status, disease severity and quality of life, depression and fatigue scores

From: The impact of regular physical activity on fatigue, depression and quality of life in persons with multiple sclerosis

  BDI SF36PF SF36RP SF36BP SFGH
Exercise Status 5.632* 12.983** 1.236 2.149 9.325**
Disease Severity 1.159 39.953** 10.437** 4.921** 2.810*
Interaction effect 0.822 2.527* 0.988 2.754* 2.004
  SF36VT SF36SF SF36RE SF36MH SF36PCSS
Exercise Status 5.631* 7.440** 3.074 7.398** 5.532*
Disease Severity 3.752** 1.527 0.791 0.839 23.693**
Interaction effect 1.191 0.406 0.430 0.450 2.314*
  SF36MCSS MFISphy MFIScog MFISpsy MFIStot
Exercise Status 5.436* 9.247** 1.153 4.547** 1.549
Disease Severity 0.671 10.624** 3.986** 10.489** 7.160**
Interaction effect 0.202 0.707 1.813 0.486 0.413
  1. Values represent F score of a univariate analysis of variance. BDI: Becks Depression Inventory, SF36: Health Status Questionnaire Short Form-36, PF: physical function, RP: physical role, BP: bodily pain, GH: general health, VT: vitality, SF: social functioning, RE: emotional role, MH: mental health, PCSS: physical component summary score, MCSS: mental component summary score, MFISphy: Modified Fatigue Impact Scale physical component, MFIScog: Modified Fatigue Impact Scale cognitive component, MFISpsy: Modified Fatigue Impact Scale psychosocial component, MFIStot: Modified Fatigue Impact Scale overall score. IPAQleisure: International Physical