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Table 1 Patient characteristics (n = 50).

From: Anxiety and depression in association with morbid obesity: changes with improved physical health after duodenal switch

Variables T0 T1 T2
Body mass index 51.7 ± 7.5 32.7 (5.8) 31.7 (5.7)
Physical component summary 31.9 ± 9.8 52.2 ± 9.5 53.4 ± 8.6
Mental component summary 37.4 ± 12.4 51.8 ± 11.5 50.2 ± 12.3
Married/cohabitation 25 (50.0) 29 (58.0) 25 (50.0)
Education (≥ 13 years) 13 (26.0) 13 (26.0) 13 (26.0)
Employed 27 (54.0) 27 (54.2) 33 (66.0)
On treatment for anxiety 7 (14.0) 6 (12.0) 7 (14.0)
On treatment for depression 12 (24.0) 12 (24.0) 15 (30.0)
  1. Note. T0 is before surgery, T1 is one year after surgery, and T2 is two years after surgery. Age, body mass index, the physical component summary and the mental component summary are presented as means ± standard deviations, while the remaining variables are presented as crude numbers and (percentages). Data were complete for all variables except for the physical component summary and the mental component summary (T2, n = 47 and T2, n = 41).