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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of 264 patients with tinnitus

From: Tinnitus functional index: validation of the German version for Switzerland

  Mean SD
Age, years 48.6 13.6
TFI total score (0–100) 40.65 23.20
THI total score (0–100) 43.79 23.99
BDI total score (0–63) 8.95 7.34
BAI total score (0–63) 10.53 9.38
Duration of tinnitus, month 72.5 101.3
  Number of Patients %
Gender, female/male 104/160 39.4/60.6
Partnership, yes/no 177/87 67.0/33.0
TFI Tinnitus severity categories
Not a problem (0 to 17) 47 17.8
Small problem (18 to 31) 60 22.7
Moderate problem (32 to 53) 78 29.5
Big problem (54 to 72) 50 18.9
Very big problem (73 to 100) 29 11.0
  1. TFI Tinnitus functional index, THI Tinnitus handicap inventory, BDI Beck depression inventory, BAI Beck anxiety inventory, Partnership: married and unmarried relationship