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Table 1 Demographics for Depressed-SLE patients, Depressed-Controls, and Healthy Controls

From: Neuropsychological patterns in systemic lupus erythematosus patients with depression

  Depressed-SLE patients Depressed-Controls Healthy Controls P value
Number 13 10 25  
Age (years) 42.5 ± 9.5a 42.9 ± 10.5a 43.5 ± 11.5a 0.966
Education (years) 14.2 ± 2.1a 14.7 ± 2.3a 15.5 ± 2.0a 0.173
Gender (female/male) 9/4 8/2 23/2 0.198
Ethnicity (African-American, Caucasian, Hispanic) 0/12/1 0/9/1 2/23/0 0.403
  1. aData are presented as mean ± standard deviation. Depressed-Controls: control subjects with only a history or presence of major depressive disorder; Depressed-SLE: patients with a diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus and the presence of major depressive disorder