Table 2.

Comparison of variables by psychopathology groupa

VariableNo PsychopathologyDepressionAnxietyOther Pathology
Age (yr)56.5 ± 14.554.6 ± 16.045.1 ± 16.355.1 ± 13.2
Time on dialysis (mo)62.9 ± 71.269.9 ± 65.458.9 ± 63.452.9 ± 58.0
BDI6.0 ± 4.3b21.9 ± 10.1c,d,e10.4 ± 8.3b10.1 ± 6.8b
Quality of Life (KDQOL)75.4 ± 7.5b,d51.1 ± 13.2c,d,e65.6 ± 13.1b,c67.8 ± 5.6b
Health Status (SF-36)58.0 ± 15.0b39.7 ± 17.8c49.8 ± 17.447.4 ± 13.8
Disconnection and rejection (YSQ)1.4 ± 0.5b2.6 ± 1.2c,d1.5 ± 0.6b2.2 ± 1.2
Impaired autonomy (YSQ)1.4 ± 0.3b2.3 ± 0.7c,d1.3 ± 0.3b1.7 ± 1.0
Other-directedness (YSQ)1.6 ± 0.6e2.2 ± 0.91.8 ± 0.62.6 ± 0.8c
Over vigilance (YSQ)2.2 ± 1.02.9 ± 0.92.5 ± 0.92.6 ± 1.0
Impaired limits (YSQ)2.2 ± 1.02.6 ± 1.02.3 ± 0.73.0 ± 0.8
  • a Data are means ± SD. BDI, Beck Depression Inventory; KDQOL, Kidney Disease Quality of Life; YSQ, Young's Schema Questionnaire.

  • b Significantly (P < 0.05) different from the depression group.

  • c Significantly (P < 0.05) different from the no psychopathology group.

  • d Significantly (P < 0.05) different from the anxiety group.

  • e Significantly (P < 0.05) different from the other pathology group.