Table 2

Correlation matrix for relationships between clinical variables and Essen Coping Questionnaire (ECQ) subscales

ECQClinical variables
AgeDisease durationH&YMDS-UPDRS IMDS-UPDRS IIMDS-UPDRS IIIMDS-UPDRS IVNMS-QMoCABDI II
APCr−0.116−0.214−0.0700.284−0.104−0.183−0.075−0.0850.1980.602
p0.1440.0520.5460.0120.3610.0900.5120.4610.093<0.001
DSPr−0.121−0.0330.026−0.0330.0920.2300.3000.0460.1570.278
p0.1280.7650.8240.7760.4220.0320.0080.6920.1840.033
ISEr−0.1210.089−0.0280.0980.1910.0210.2830.2120.230−0.094
p0.1260.4240.8100.3920.0930.8430.0120.0620.0510.477
TWDr0.030−0.051−0.014−0.0890.052−0.1390.1360.028−0.096−0.143
p0.7050.6460.9010.4380.6490.1980.2360.8060.4170.281
DPr−0.0830.3520.1440.4270.3710.2570.2520.342−0.1850.594
p0.2960.0010.213<0.0010.0010.0160.0260.0020.117<0.001
WAHr0.0180.0950.1740.0990.2890.0690.3510.3000.141−0.174
p0.8160.3290.1300.3910.0100.5240.0020.0080.2340.188
ASSr−0.164−0.035−0.050−0.203−0.1430.4160.144−0.0560.2990.388
p0.0390.7550.6640.0740.208<0.0010.2090.6250.0100.002
TMCr−0.0760.2470.246−0.0420.1390.033−0.0580.0720.232−0.160
p0.3390.0240.0310.7160.2220.7610.6170.5320.0480.225
FISr−0.1300.036−0.0330.028−0.017−0.0300.1320.0540.0790.263
p0.1010.7450.7770.8050.8800.7840.2490.6400.5070.004
  • Bold values indicate significant correlations.

  • APC, acting/problem-oriented coping; ASS, active search for social integration; BDI, Beck depression inventory; DP, depressive processing; DSP, distance and self-promotion; FIS, finding of inner stability; H&Y, Hoehn-Yahr Scale; ISE, information seeking and exchange of experiences; MDS-UPDRS, Movement Disorder Society Unified Parkinson Disease Rating Scale; MoCA, Montreal cognitive assessment; NMS-Q, non-motor symptoms questionnaire; TMC, trust in medical care; TWD, trivialisation, wishful thinking and defence; WAH, willingness to accept help.