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Table 2 Continuous variables in patients with and without hcv infection

From: Characteristics of HCV positive patients in an Italian urban psychiatric unit

Variable HCV infection No HCV infection T df P
Age (years) 38.6 (± 11.3) 42.1 (± 14.6) 1.515 1480 .130
Hospitalization length (days) 13.6 (± 12.0) 11.1 (± 12.7) -1.261 1476 .207
Education (years) 9.2 (± 2.8) 10.8 (± 4.0) 2.070 898 .039*
Social class 12.1 (± 3.4) 14.4 (± 4.3) 2.873 886 .004*
Current GAF 21.6 (± 4.9) 23.6 (± 7.6) 1.326 910 .185
Last year best GAF score 42.9 (± 15.1) 50.5 (± 15.1) 2.641 874 .008*
Age at the onset of the disorder 23.4 (± 13.4) 29.1 (± 13.5) 1.909 736 .057
BPRS total score 61.0 (± 14.9) 58.7 (± 13.3) -0.899 883 .369
Morrison 2.1 (± 2.8) 1.2 (± 1.9) -3.053 1470 .002*
CGI 5.8 (± 0.6) 5.7 (± 0.6) 0.945 996 .345
  1. BPRS: Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale; GAF: Global Assessment of Functioning Scale; CGI: Clinical Global Impression.