Table 2

Psychopathological scales

MD mean (SD) n=15FSHD mean (SD) n=11Controls mean (SD) n=14p ANOVA
Depression:
HDRS4.7 (4.8)7.2 (7.1)2-152 1.9 (1.6)2-152 0.04
 MADRS6.0 (6.5)8.3 (8.4)2-152 1.9 (1.7)2-152 0.04
Anxiety:
Tyrer6.1 (5.6)9.4 (8.9)2-152 3.5 (2.4)2-152 0.06
 Covi1.6 (1.9)2.5 (3.1)1.1 (1.1)0.31
Abrams Taylor for emotional blunting4.7 (3.8)2-150 2-151 1.6 (1.8)2-150 0.8 (1.8)2-151 0.002
Mood scale:
Emotional deficit6.7 (5.4)2-150 2-151 2.5 (3.4)2-150 1.6 (2.5)2-151 0.004
 Loss of control5.2 (4.7)5.9 (6.5)2.5 (2.6)0.16
 Irritability4.6 (3.7)4.8 (5.0)2.0 (2.2)0.11
 Anhedonia2.3 (2.8)2-151 1.4 (2.3)0.4 (0.9)2-151 0.07
 Expressiveness−3.9 (4.3)2-150 2-151 0.1 (2.5)2-150 −0.8 (2.1)2-151 0.007
 Sadness2.1 (1.5)2-151 1.9 (2.2)0.9 (0.9)2-151 0.11
 Anxious hyperaesthesia0.7 (1.0)0.8 (1.7)0.1 (0.4)0.27
Anhedonia:
Physical20.5 (11.4)2-151 17.8 (8.8)2-152 9.3 (6.5)2-151 2-152 0.008
 Social12.3 (7.2)12.8 (7.5)8.1 (3.8)0.12
  • 2-150 p<0.05 Fisher’s test MD v FSHD.

  • 2-151 p<0.05 Fisher’s test MD v controls.

  • 2-152 p<0.05 Fisher’s test FSHD v controls.