Table 4

Group comparison between patients with active and passive coping

VariableCoping strategy
ActivePassiveP value
N%N%
Sex
 Male5653.84846.20.031
 Female2136.23763.8
Marital status
 Single1551.71448.30.631
 Married4146.64753.4
Education
 High3667.91732.10.001
 Middle1330.23069.8
 Low836.41463.6
Motor subtype
 Tremor533.31066.70.109
 PIGD4256.03344.0
MeanSD95 % CIMeanSD95% CI
LowerUpperLowerUpper
Age70.19.967.872.371.29.569.173.30.303
Disease duration6.34.64.87.710.98.48.313.50.017
MDS-UPDRS I9.86.67.811.916.07.813.318.7<0.001
MDS-UPDRS II14.08.611.316.718.810.415.422.30.040
MDS-UPDRS III23.715.819.028.432.215.527.437.10.003
MDS-UPDRS IV3.34.41.94.64.55.22.76.30.322
NMS-Q9.25.07.610.911.54.99.913.10.048
MoCA26.02.425.226.824.72.723.825.60.036
BDI-II6.13.94.77.518.010.713.622.3<0.001
SF-36 PCS33.14.531.934.432.24.131.133.30.273
SF-36 MCS38.65.836.940.233.25.831.634.7<0.001
  • Bold values indicate significant results.

  • BDI, Beck depression inventory; MCS, mental component summary; MDS-UPDRS, Movement Disorder Society Unified Parkinson Disease Rating Scale; MoCA, Montreal cognitive assessment; NMS-Q, non-motors symptoms questionnaire; PCS, physical component summary; PIGD, postural instability/gait difficulty; SF-36, Short Form Health Survey 36.