Table 3

Neuropsychological status in depressed and non-depressed groups

Domains Depressed (n=24) Non-depresssed (n=46)
Psychometric intelligence:
 Full Scale IQ82.2 (9.2)3-150 89.4 (11.8)
 Verbal IQ84.0 (9.8)3-151 90.1 (12.5)
 Performance IQ82.6 (10.4)3-152 90.5 (12.8)
Language:
 WRAT-R Word reading82.7 (15.7)86.9 (15.1)
 Token test39.8 (3.8)3-153 41.9 (2.4)
 Visual naming43.0 (8.8)3-154 48.4 (7.6)
Visuospatial
 Judgement of line orientation21.7 (5.3)3-160 24.0 (4.7)
 Facial recognition44.1 (5.6)45.6 (3.8)
Memory/learning:
 WMS Logical memory (immediate)10.0 (6.5)11.5 (6.3)
M47.7 (31.5)3-164 62.7 (27.4)
 RMT Word recognition39.5 (6.1)40.4 (5.8)
 WMS Visual reproduction (immediate)5.2 (2.4)3-161 7.2 (2.5)
 WMS Visual reproduction (% retained)66.8 (32.8)75.9 (24.7)
 RMT Face recognition36.8 (6.3)38.7 (4.8)
Psychomotor/attention:
 Trail making test (A)40.2 (15.7)35.5 (11.8)
Executive function:
 Controlled oral word association27.8 (5.9)3-162 32.7 (9.7)
 Trail making test (B)91.8 (43.2)3-163 75.7 (28.3)
 Wisconsin card sort test (perseverative responses)22.1 (17.2)18.5 (21.7)
  • Values are means (SD) scores.

  • 3-150 t(68)=2.57, p<0.01;

  • 3-151 t(68)=2.08, p<0.05;

  • 3-152 t(68)=2.59, p<0.01;

  • 3-153 t(68)=2.71, p<0.009;

  • 3-154 t(68)=2.65, p<0.01;

  • 3-160 t(68)=1.83, p<0.08;

  • 3-164 t(68)=2.05, p<0.05;

  • 3-161 t(68)=3.15, p<0.003;

  • 3-162 t(68)=2.23, p<0.04;

  • 3-163 t(68)=1.87, p<0.07.