Table 3

Think aloud qualitative study characteristics

CharacteristicsN (%)
Females9 (60)
Males6 (40)
Married11 (73.3)
cohabiting2 (13.3)
Single2 (13.3)
Employed9 (60)
Not currently in employment6 (40)
Diagnosis
Depression/low mood9 (60)
Fibromyalgia2 (13.3)
Unknown2 (13.3)
Urethritis1 (6.7)
Post-traumatic stress disorder1 (6.7)
Successfully stopped before8 (53)
Currently taking antidepressants14 (93.3)
Mean (SD)
Age55.20 (15.59)
Years on antidepressants10.43 (7.27)
PHQ-9 score4.53 (2.50)
  • PHQ-9, Patient Health Questionnaire - 9.