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Table 1 Patient demographic and clinical characteristics (physician reported)

From: A global real-world assessment of the impact on health-related quality of life and work productivity of migraine in patients with insufficient versus good response to triptan medication

Characteristic TIRs
(n = 483)
TRs
(n = 930)
All
(n = 1413)
p-valuea
Mean age, years (±SD) 42.6 (±13.1) 40.5 (±12.8) 41.2 (±13.0) 0.003
Female, n (%) 368 (76.2) 649 (69.8) 1017 (72.0) 0.011
Country     0.004
 France 85 (17.6) 110 (11.8) 195 (13.8)  
 Germany 93 (19.3) 189 (20.3) 282 (20.0)  
 Italy 46 (9.5) 71 (7.6) 117 (8.3)  
 Spain 61 (12.6) 97 (10.4) 158 (11.2)  
 UK 52 (10.8) 103 (11.1) 155 (11.0)  
 USA 146 (30.2) 360 (38.7) 506 (35.8)  
Treating physician specialityb     0.061
 PCP/GP 327 (67.7) 674 (72.5) 1001 (70.8)  
 Neurologist 156 (32.3) 256 (27.5) 412 (29.2)  
Concomitant conditions, n (%)     
 Anxiety 145 (30.0) 167 (18.0) 312 (22.1) < 0.001
 Stress 83 (17.2) 113 (12.2) 196 (13.9) 0.009
 Depression 95 (19.7) 85 (9.1) 180 (12.7) < 0.001
 Sleeping disorder, n (%) 40 (8.3) 36 (3.9) 76 (5.4) < 0.001
Current cardiovascular risk, n (%)c     < 0.001
 Mild 364 (80.0) 757 (87.3) 1121 (84.8)  
 Moderate 81 (17.8) 103 (11.9) 184 (13.9)  
 Severe 10 (2.2) 7 (0.8) 17 (1.3)  
Cardiovascular risk at start of acute migraine medication, n (%)c     0.003
 Mild 355 (80.7) 727 (87.5) 1082 (85.1)  
 Moderate 71 (16.1) 92 (11.1) 163 (12.8)  
 Severe 14 (3.2) 12 (1.4) 26 (2.0)  
Current cardiovascular condition, n (%) 109 (22.6) 142 (15.3) 251 (17.8) < 0.001
Past cardiovascular condition, n (%) 106 (21.9) 125 (13.4) 231 (16.3) < 0.001
Employment characteristics     
 Currently employed, n (%) 318 (68.7) 633 (69.6) 951 (69.3) 0.739
 Mean No. of hours worked/per week (SD) 36.6 (9.5) 36.6 (9.6) 36.6 (9.6) 0.951
 Mean No. of work days missed because of doctors’ appointments, (±SD)d 1.09 (±1.88) 0.60 (±2.28) 0.76 (±2.17) < 0.001
 Mean No. of work days missed because of migraine, (±SD)d 2.12 (±3.81) 0.89 (±2.43) 1.29 (±3.01) < 0.001
  1. aP-values from test of two group difference: t-test for continuous variables and chi-square for categorical variables. bPhysician currently managing the patient. cSubjective opinion of the physician.dDuring the past 3 months
  2. SD = standard deviation; TIR = triptan insufficient responder; TR = triptan responder