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Table 1 Demographic data and principal characteristics of the study sample (n = 201)

From: Depression and anxiety in epilepsy: the association with demographic and seizure-related variables

Variable Mean ± SD/% Variable Mean ± SD/%
STAI-S 48.6 ± 6.7 Seizure frequency > 1/year 44.3%
STAI-T 42.9 ± 6.7 Cryptogenic focal epilepsy 27.4%
BDI-21 7.6 ± 7.3 Symptomatic focal epilepsy 51.2%
Age 33.2 ± 10.0 Idiopathic generalized epilepsy 21.4%
Disease duration 13.9 ± 9.5 Antiepileptic drug 1 50.2%
Male gender 51.2% Antiepileptic drug 2 34.8%
Seizure frequency > 1/month 23.9% Antiepileptic drug 3 14.9%
Seizure frequency < 1/year 31.8%   
  1. Non-continues variables are presented as percentages. Continuous variables are presented as Mean ± SD.