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Table 1 Descriptive information for Charcot sample (n = 50) (mean ± SD; n and percentages)

From: High levels of anxiety and depression in diabetic patients with Charcot foot

Variable Mean ± SD or n (%) Mean Anxiety Mean Depression
   Score ± SD Score ± SD
Female 19 (38%) 8.4 ± 4.0** 7.6 ± 3.4
Male 31 (62%) 5.1 ± 4.2 5.6 ± 3.5
Age (years) 62.2 ± 8.5   
  ≤ 60 years 24 (48%) 6.8 ± 4.3 6.8 ± 3.7
  61 + years 26 (52%) 6.0 ± 4.5 5.9 ± 3.5
White 38 (76%) 5.8 ± 4.3 5.7 ± 3.4*
Non—white (BME) 12 (24%) 8.3 ± 4.1 8.4 ± 3.4
Working 11 (22%) 5.8 ± 4.2 4.4 ± 4.1*
Not working 39 (78%) 6.5 ± 4.5 6.9 ± 3.3
Married 27 (54%) 6.8 ± 4.3 7.0 ± 3.5
Single or divorced 23 (46%) 5.9 ± 4.5 5.5 ± 3.5
Duration of diabetes (years) 20.6 ± 10.3   
  ≤ 17 years 25 (50%) 6.4 ± 4.4 6.4 ± 4.5
  18 + years 25 (50%) 6.1 ± 3.7 6.6 ± 3.5
Duration of Charcot foot (years) 5.0 ± 3.4   
  ≤ 4 years 24 (48%) 6.7 ± 4.2 6.2 ± 3.7
  5 + years 26 (52%) 6.1 ± 4.6 6.5 ± 3.5
Charcot site:    
  Ankle joint only 9 (18%) 6.4 ± 3.7 6.4 ± 2.7
  Mid-foot only 28 (56%) 6.0 ± 4.3 6.6 ± 3.8
  Fore-foot only 8 (16%) 6.0 ± 5.5 5.6 ± 4.8
  Ankle and Mid-foot (n = 3)/Mid- and fore-foot (n = 2) 5 (10%) 8.8 ± 4.8 5.8 ± 1.5
  1. Mean ± SD for anxiety and depression scores.
  2. p < 0.10, *p ≤ 0.05 **p ≤ 0.01.