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Table 1 Demographics and psychometric ratings of the experimental groups

From: Instantaneous radiated power of brain activity: application to prepulse inhibition and facilitation for body dysmorphic disorder

  BDD group CTL group Statistics for BDD-CTL difference
t-value p-value
Number of     
 Males 11 9
 Females 19 16
 Total 30 25
Age (years)     
 Males 27.55 ± 5.77 27.55 ± 5.65 t(53) = 0.153 0.439
 Females 32.53 ± 8.30 32.25 ± 9.07
Education (years) 4.73 ± 1.64 5.45 ± 1.73 t(53) = 1.389 0.171
Psychometric scores     
 DCQ 14,167 ± 0,815 6040 ± 0,654 t(53) = 7,560  < 0,001
 YBOCS-BDD 29,400 ± 1,039 3,800 ± 0,465 t(53) = 21,05  < 0,001
 BABS 18.80 ± 2.80
 sBDDE 117 ± 27